Department of Physical Therapy College of Health Care Sciences Nova Southeastern University

Degrees & Award

Programs Offered:
Offers Physical Therapy (DPT, Phd, TDPT).
Degree Requirements:
For Doctorate, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis/Dissertation.
Degree Program Information:
Part-Time Programs Available.


Entrance Requirements:
For Doctorate, GRE General Test. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL.
Application Deadline:
For Spring Admission, 2/1 Priority Date For Domestic Students. Applications Are Processed On A Rolling Basis.
Application Fee:
Student Statistics:
Average Age 25. 578 Applicants, 21% Accepted, 70 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
146 Full-Time (106 Women), 157 Part-Time (101 Women); Includes 85 Minority (32 African Americans, 1 American Indian/Alaskan Native, 21 Asian Americans Or Pacific Islanders, 31 Hispanic Americans), 2 International.


13 Full-Time (9 Women), 9 Part-Time/Adjunct (5 Women).

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Dr. Madeleine A. Hellman
Associate Professor and Chair
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314-7796
Phone: 954-262-1282
Fax: 954-262-1783

Contact Info
Monica Hernandez
Admissions Counselor
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314-7796
Phone: 954-262-1110
Fax: 954-262-2282

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