University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
1725 State Street UW-La Crosse PT Program 4033 HSC La Crosse WI 54601 United States
Phone+1 608.785.6622
Program Description

The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Physical Therapy Program is dedicated to quality graduate education in Physical Therapy. Our faculty represent the major sub-disciplines of physical therapy practice (musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, cardiovascular and pulmonary, integumentary and research) and the state of the art Health Science Center provides exceptional clinical lab and research facilities.

The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Physical Therapy Program will be a recognized leader in evidence-based, clinically integrated, physical therapy education through collaboration among uniquely specialized professionals and institutions, serving diverse student and community populations and the physical therapy profession.

The DPT Program's mission is to develop human resources, to discover and disseminate knowledge, to extend knowledge and its application beyond the boundaries of its campuses, and to serve and stimulate society by developing in students heightened intellectual, cultural, and humane sensitivities; scientific, professional, and technological expertise; and a sense of purpose. Inherent in this mission are methods of instruction, research, extended education, and public service designed to educate people and improve the human condition.

Further information may be found at https://www.uwlax.edu/grad/physical-therapy/

General
Program offers a guaranteed freshman admission pathway?
No
Dual Degrees
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?
Yes
Additional information about interviews
The program requires all applicants complete an online asynchronous interview process using a video-based platform called YouSeeU Bongo where students record their responses to a series of interview questions for review by the program's Admissions Committee. Instructions are provided at https://www.uwlax.edu/grad/physical-therapy/admission-requirements/#tm-interview
Deposits
Is a Deposit Required for Accepted Applicants?
Yes
Total cumulative deposit
$500
Deposit Refundable?
No
Due Date of First Required Deposit
10/09/2020
Incoming Class Profile
Anticipated Size of the Next Entering Class
45
Size of Most Recent Entering Class
45
Additional information about the class profile
In lieu of the Early Decision cycle, the program will begin reviewing applications on approximately September 1.
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