University of South Carolina Physical Therapy Program
Blatt PE Center 1300 Wheat St Department of Exercise Science Arnold School of Public Health Columbia SC 29208 United States
Phone+1 803.777.5521
Public
CAPTE Accredited
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  • PostedMonday, March 22, 2021 at 9:32 AM
Program Description

The Physical Therapy Program at the University of South Carolina offers students a unique opportunity to develop clinical physical therapy skills in an intimate learning environment. The small size of our enrollment (up to 30) allows students to have a number of opportunities such as: small labs and individualized instruction, completing a clinically relevant research project, and teaching opportunities. Our graduates have consistently scored above average on the license exam and have a reputation of success and being leaders in the profession.

General
Program offers a guaranteed freshman admission pathway?
No
Dual Degrees
Dual-degree programs offered in conjunction with the PT degree
PhD in Exercise Science with a focus in Rehabilitation Sciences is an option for our DPT graduates.
Will the professional (entry-level) PT program offer a satellite or branch campus to applicants during the upcoming admissions cycle?
No
Admission Interviews
Program conducts interviews as part of the admissions process?
No
Deposits
Is a Deposit Required for Accepted Applicants?
Yes
Total cumulative deposit
$750
Additional Information about Deposit
This is a seat deposit, the full amount is credited to first semester tuition payment. If you do not enroll, the deposit is non-refundable.
Deposit Refundable?
No
Due Date of First Required Deposit
01/15/2022
Cost
Total Cost of Education for In-State Students
$85676
Total Cost of Education for out of State Students
$126821
Incoming Class Profile
Anticipated Size of the Next Entering Class
30
Size of Most Recent Entering Class
30
% of IN-STATE applicants accepted
38%
% of OUT-OF-STATE (non-resident) U.S. applicants accepted
62%
Sex
% Male
44%
% Female 
56%
Race/Ethnicity
% African-American/Black (Non-Hispanic)
3%
% White (Not of Hispanic Origin) 
94%
% Two or More Races 
3%
Additional information about the class profile
Program DOES NOT give preference to applicants who are currently enrolled within the university or who are in-state residents; all applicants are reviewed based on merits of application.  Students may be able to obtain in-state residency after one year in the program, restrictions apply.
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