South College- Atlanta Campus Doctor of Physical Therapy
South College ATTN: DPT Admissions 2600 Century Parkway NE Atlanta Georgia 30345 United States
Bachelors Degree Required
Bachelor's degree required prior to matriculation into PT program?
Yes
Course Prerequisites
Anatomy and/or Physiology (A&P) course prerequisites MUST be completed in biology, neuroscience, anatomy, or integrated physiology department
No
Link to program's prerequisite instructions
Anatomy & Physiology I
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted. Coursework older than 5 years at cohort start date not accepted. May request a waiver if ongoing work experiences demonstrates currency in this course content (e.g physical therapist assistant, athletic trainer, etc.)
Course Level
General or College
Lab Required
Required
Credits
SH: SH:4
QS: QS:6
Acceptable Courses
  • A&P: Advanced
  • A&P: Animal
  • A&P: COMBINED Course (eg. A&P)
  • A&P: Human
  • A&P: Mammalian
  • A&P: Physiology
  • A&P: SEPARATE courses
  • A&P: Vertebrate
Anatomy & Physiology II
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted. Coursework older than 5 years at cohort start date not accepted. May request a waiver if ongoing work experiences demonstrates currency in this course content (e.g physical therapist assistant, athletic trainer, etc.)
Course Level
General or College
Lab Required
Required
Credits
SH: SH:4
QS: QS:6
Acceptable Courses
  • A&P: Advanced
  • A&P: COMBINED Course (eg. A&P)
  • A&P: Human
  • A&P: Mammalian
  • A&P: Physiology
  • A&P: SEPARATE courses
  • A&P: Vertebrate
Biology I
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted
Course Level
General or College
Lab Required
Recommended
Credits
SH: SH:3
QS: QS:4
Acceptable Courses
  • A&P: Exercise Physiology
  • A&P: Neuroanatomy
  • A&P: Neurophysiology
  • A&P: Pathophysiology
  • Biology: Advanced
  • Biology: Cell
  • Biology: General I
  • Biology: Genetics
  • Biology: Histology
  • Biology: Immunology
  • Biology: Microbiology
  • Biology: Molecular
  • Biology: Zoology
Biology II
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted
Course Level
General or College
Lab Required
Recommended
Credits
SH: SH:3
QS: QH:4
Acceptable Courses
  • A&P: Exercise Physiology
  • A&P: Neuroanatomy
  • A&P: Neurophysiology
  • A&P: Pathophysiology
  • Biology: Advanced
  • Biology: Cell
  • Biology: Embryology
  • Biology: General II
  • Biology: Genetics
  • Biology: Histology
  • Biology: Immunology
  • Biology: Microbiology
  • Biology: Molecular
  • Biology: Zoology
Chemistry I
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted
Course Level
General or College
Lab Required
Required
Credits
SH: SH:4
QS: QS:6
Acceptable Courses
  • Chemistry I
  • Chemistry: Biochemistry
  • Chemistry: Inorganic
  • Chemistry: Organic
Chemistry II
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted
Course Level
General or College
Lab Required
Required
Credits
SH: SH:4
QS: QS:6
Acceptable Courses
  • Chemistry II
  • Chemistry: Biochemistry
  • Chemistry: Inorganic
  • Chemistry: Organic
English Composition / Writing
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted
Course Level
General or College
Lab Required
Not Applicable
Credits
SH: SH:3
QS: QS:4.5
Acceptable Courses
  • English Composition
  • English Composition I
  • English Composition II
  • Technical Writing
  • Writing
Physics I
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted
Calculus or non-calculus based physics courses accepted.
Course Level
General or College
Lab Required
Required
Credits
SH: SH:4
QS: QS:6
Acceptable Courses
  • Physics I
Physics II
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted
Calculus or non-calculus based physics courses accepted.
Course Level
General or College
Lab Required
Required
Credits
SH: SH:4
QS: QS:6
Acceptable Courses
  • Physics II
Psychology
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted
Course Level
General or College
Lab Required
Not Applicable
Credits
SH: SH:3
QS: QS:4.5
Acceptable Courses
  • Psychology: Any
Psychology
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted
Second psychology course MUST be an upper level course. Freshman level courses will not be accepted.
Course Level
General or College
Lab Required
Not Applicable
Credits
SH: SH:3
QS: QS:4.5
Acceptable Courses
  • Psychology: Advanced
Statistics
Coursework older than 5 years will not be accepted
A calculus or non-calculus based statistics course is accepted.
Course Level
General or College
Lab Required
Not Applicable
Credits
SH: SH:3
QS: QS:4.5
Acceptable Courses
  • Biology: Biostatistics
  • Business: Statistics
  • Mathematics: Statistics
  • Psychology: Statistics