Welcome to the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service Programs Directory!

The Physical Therapist Centralized Application Services (PTCAS) is a centralized application service that streamlines the admissions process for many PT programs. Carefully review the PTCAS Directory pages by clicking the ‘List of Programs’ link above to view important program-specific admission requirements and descriptions.
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Visit the PTCAS community feed to review the latest updates and resources from PTCAS Programs and PTCAS staff. To review program specific updates, please visit the community feed listed on individual program’s pages.
  • Carlow University, shared an update
    PostedWednesday, August 31, 2022 at 11:09 AM
    “Carlow Doctor of Physical Therapy program strives to develop critical thinking skills to transform students into lifelong learners whose clinical practice will be equally influenced by the habits of the Heart, Head, and Hand.” – Kunal Bhanot, Carlow University, Program Director, Doctor of Physical Therapy Learn more: www.carlow.edu/dpt
    “Carlow Doctor of Physical Therapy program strives to develop critical thinking skills to transform students into lifelong learners whose clinical practice will be equally influenced by the habits of the Heart, Head, and Hand.” – Kunal Bhanot, Carlow University, Program Director, Doctor of Physical Therapy Learn more: www.carlow.edu/dpt
  • PostedThursday, September 30, 2021 at 2:47 PM

     

    The hybrid DPT program at Allen College has extended its deadline to December 1st, 2021! Apply now for the January 2022 start date. 

     

    The hybrid DPT program at Allen College has extended its deadline to December 1st, 2021! Apply now for the January 2022 start date. 

  • Methodist University, shared an update
    PostedWednesday, January 5, 2022 at 12:12 PM

    Additional testing dates for Altus Suite have been added! 

    To ensure that you do not miss out on completing your application to MU DPT, additional test dates have been added on January 6, 2022 and January 20, 2022. 

    As a reminder, all applicants are required to complete an online suite of assessments (Altus Suite) to assist with our selection process for the 2021-2022 Application Cycle. Please register for Altus Suite as soon as possible as applicants will not be considered for acceptance to the program without a Casper Situational Judgement Test score. 

    Additional testing dates for Altus Suite have been added! 

    To ensure that you do not miss out on completing your application to MU DPT, additional test dates have been added on January 6, 2022 and January 20, 2022. 

    As a reminder, all applicants are required to complete an online suite of assessments (Altus Suite) to assist with our selection process for the 2021-2022 Application Cycle. Please register for Altus Suite as soon as possible as applicants will not be considered for acceptance to the program without a Casper Situational Judgement Test score. 

  • PostedThursday, September 30, 2021 at 2:45 PM

    Do you have questions for a current University of Lynchburg DPT Student? Fill out our question form and one of our DPT Graduate Assistants will get back to you!

    https://admissions.lynchburg.edu/register/dptquestions

    There is still plenty of time to register for our Information Session on November 3rd! We have a virtual option available if you cannot join us in person. 

    https://www.lynchburg.edu/academics/college-of-health-sciences/doctor-of-physical-therapy/for-interested-students/information-sessions/

    Do you have questions for a current University of Lynchburg DPT Student? Fill out our question form and one of our DPT Graduate Assistants will get back to you!

    https://admissions.lynchburg.edu/register/dptquestions

    There is still plenty of time to register for our Information Session on November 3rd! We have a virtual option available if you cannot join us in person. 

    https://www.lynchburg.edu/academics/college-of-health-sciences/doctor-of-physical-therapy/for-interested-students/information-sessions/

  • PostedWednesday, September 22, 2021 at 7:51 PM

    Less time = less money! Learn more about our proposed 2-year hybrid program at our Goodyear, AZ DPT center:

    https://www.franklinpierce.edu/academics/gradstudies/programs_of_study/doctor_physical_therapy/dpt-proposed-hybrid.htm

    The link above will provide you with all the frequently asked questions we have been receiving. Hope to see your app soon!

    Proposed Hybrid DPT Delivery Model Information | Franklin Pierce University
    Learn more about our Doctor of Physical Therapy faculty for both the Manchester and Arizona programs.
    www.franklinpierce.edu

    Less time = less money! Learn more about our proposed 2-year hybrid program at our Goodyear, AZ DPT center:

    https://www.franklinpierce.edu/academics/gradstudies/programs_of_study/doctor_physical_therapy/dpt-proposed-hybrid.htm

    The link above will provide you with all the frequently asked questions we have been receiving. Hope to see your app soon!

    Proposed Hybrid DPT Delivery Model Information | Franklin Pierce University
    Learn more about our Doctor of Physical Therapy faculty for both the Manchester and Arizona programs.
    www.franklinpierce.edu
  • DPT Department, Messiah University, shared an update
    PostedSunday, October 10, 2021 at 6:23 PM

    Messiah University: Interprofessional Education Panel Event!

    Please join us for our Interprofessional Education Panel Event in-person or virtually! We'll hear from health professionals in Athletic Training, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Family Practice (Nurse Practitioner), Social Work, Counseling, and Dietetics about their educational pathways and collaboration in their work settings.

    Snacks and a Q&A session to follow the in-person event.

    Who: Anyone interested in health professions
    What: Interprofessional Education Panel event
    Where: High Recital Hall or on Zoom: https://messiah.zoom.us/j/94843220827 ;
    When: October 13, 2021, 6-8pm
    Why: Learn about each profession and how they work together to care for others

    Note: Masking is required to attend in-person regardless of vaccination status. Use of KN-95s preferred.

    Contact Kristen Slabaugh kslabaugh@messiah.edu for more information.

    Messiah University: Interprofessional Education Panel Event!

    Please join us for our Interprofessional Education Panel Event in-person or virtually! We'll hear from health professionals in Athletic Training, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Family Practice (Nurse Practitioner), Social Work, Counseling, and Dietetics about their educational pathways and collaboration in their work settings.

    Snacks and a Q&A session to follow the in-person event.

    Who: Anyone interested in health professions
    What: Interprofessional Education Panel event
    Where: High Recital Hall or on Zoom: https://messiah.zoom.us/j/94843220827 ;
    When: October 13, 2021, 6-8pm
    Why: Learn about each profession and how they work together to care for others

    Note: Masking is required to attend in-person regardless of vaccination status. Use of KN-95s preferred.

    Contact Kristen Slabaugh kslabaugh@messiah.edu for more information.

  • PostedWednesday, July 28, 2021 at 11:20 AM

    The Hybrid DPT program at Allen College is processing and accepting applications on a rolliing basis for the January 2022 cohort. Apply early! The deadline is October 1, 2021

    To find out more join faculty and the admissions staff at our August 10th webinar at 7:00 PM CDT. Join here:  https://www.allencollege.edu/doctor-of-physical-therapy.aspx ;

    The Hybrid DPT program at Allen College is processing and accepting applications on a rolliing basis for the January 2022 cohort. Apply early! The deadline is October 1, 2021

    To find out more join faculty and the admissions staff at our August 10th webinar at 7:00 PM CDT. Join here:  https://www.allencollege.edu/doctor-of-physical-therapy.aspx ;

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PO Box 9112, Watertown, MA 02471

About PTCAS

The Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service (PTCAS) is a service of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). PTCAS allows applicants to use a single application and one set of materials to apply to multiple DPT programs.

Visit the PTCAS Applicant Help Center and directory pages before you apply. The 2022-2023 application is now open. 

If a disability prevents you from accessing the application, email PTCAS or call 617/612-2040.