Oakland University Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
433 Meadow Brook Road 3077 Human Health Building Rochester MI 48309 United States
Phone+1 248.370.2369
Phone 2 +1 248.370.4041
CAPTE Accredited
Start Dates
PT program start date for entering class
Multiple start dates?
Application Deadlines
PTCAS application deadline
October 15, 2021
Deadline Type
Program has rolling admissions process?
Important dates

Oakland will be using a rolling admissions process. 

All applications must be completed and e-submitted by October 15, 2021. Verified applications will be reviewed by the admissions committee as they are received. 

However, if an applicant submits a fully completed application by August 15, 2021 and meets the following criteria, they will receive an early assurance decision response by September 20, 2021.

*      Overall GPA: at least 3.5

*      S/M GPA: at least 3.4 

*      Verbal GRE: 148 or greater

*      Quantitative GRE: 148 or greater

All other applicants who meet the eligibility requirements for the program will receive a decision response no later than December 10, 2021.

The following materials must be e-submitted by the deadline date in order to be considered for admission:

*  Complete application submitted to PTCAS

*  Official Transcripts submitted to PTCAS

*  Two recommendation letters submitted to PTCAS

*  Official GRE scores to code 0650 and posted to PTCAS       

DPT Informational Meetings: Please come to a presentation to discover more about the DPT program at Oakland University. You will learn details about the DPT program, curriculum, faculty, facilities and the admissions process which will help you to decide whether Oakland University is the right DPT program for you.

The schedule of presentations may be found on the OU DPT web page https://oakland.edu/shs/human-movement/physical-therapy-doctorate/.

OU Graduate Application: Please note that applicants for the DPT program DO NOT need to complete an Oakland University Graduate Application to be considered for admission.  There is NO supplemental application required.

**Additional fees might be required for online exam proctoring**

***When answering the Essential Functions custom question, please reference the following link:  https://www.oakland.edu/Assets/upload/docs/SHS/PT/Essential-Functions-Guidelines.pdf