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University of Jamestown Physical Therapy Program
4190 26th Avenue South Fargo ND 58104 United States
Phone+1 701.356.2136
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CAPTE Accredited
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"This page is intended for college transfer students and graduates ONLY. High school students and current UJ students MUST contact the institution directly for information about the guaranteed direct entry program. Do not apply using PTCAS."

Program Description

The Mission of the University of Jamestown Physical Therapy Program mission is to integrate education, research, and clinical practice to provide sound professional preparation in order to graduate physical therapists who are competent, compassionate, and ethical and who will serve their patients/clients and communities through the practice of quality, evidence-based physical therapy. 

Our vision is to create an environment of critical thinking and innovation to:

  • Enhance the student experience and learning opportunities
  • Promote excellence in evidence-based practice and clinical research
  • Promote community health and wellness

Highlights of the UJPT Program: 

  • The Physical Therapy Program is housed in a building entirely dedicated to the program, with state-of-the-art equipment and technology
  • Accessible faculty, with academic doctorates and clinical expertise in a variety of physical therapy practice areas
  • Clinical experiences are incorporated throughout the curriculum, beginning in the first year
  • Our Pro Bono Clinic is faculty and student run, serves the underinsured population in the area, and provides opportunities for students to develop clinical skills
  • Multiple experiential learning opportunities working with members of the community

The University of Jamestown is a cost-effective private institution. University of Jamestown is ranked as one of the best academic institutions in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report's 2022 Best Colleges" and The Princeton Review's 2022 Best Colleges: Region by Region.

The Physical Therapy Program is located in Fargo, ND, close to large health systems and a variety of other clinical sites. Fargo has been rated as one of the best places to live in the US, on the border of Minnesota and North Dakota. Visit our website at: https://www.uj.edu/prospective-students/graduate-students/doctor-of-physical-therapy

General
Program offers a guaranteed freshman admission pathway?
Yes
Dual Degrees
Will the professional (entry-level) PT program offer a satellite or branch campus to applicants during the upcoming admissions cycle?
No
Institution's Religious Affiliation
Presbyterian
Admission Interviews
Program conducts interviews as part of the admissions process?
Yes
Additional information about interviews

The University of Jamestown Physical Therapy Program has two Interview dates in the 2022-2023 admissions cycle. Interviews will take place on scheduled dates in November 2022 and February 2023. The application deadline for the November interview date is October 3, 2022, and the application deadline for the February interview date is January 3, 2023. We will continue to accept applications and interview qualified applicants after the February interviews on an individual basis.

Deposits
Is a Deposit Required for Accepted Applicants?
Yes
Total cumulative deposit
$400
Additional Information about Deposit
Once you matriculate into the program, your deposit will be applied to your first semester tuition.
Deposit Refundable?
No
Deposits collected on a rolling basis after offer of admission made?
No
Due Date of First Required Deposit
01/15/2023
Incoming Class Profile
Anticipated Size of the Next Entering Class
36
Size of Most Recent Entering Class
34
Additional information about the class profile
The University of Jamestown Physical Therapy Program gives priority to University of Jamestown students and preference to North Dakota State University, Minnesota State University Moorhead, and Concordia College graduates.
Minority-Serving Institution (MSI) Status
Program housed at a Minority-Serving Institution No
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Founded2013
Employees1 to 25
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