Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science School of Health Professions The University of Kansas

Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science School of Health Professions The University of Kansas

Kansas City, KS
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
59%
41%
student ratio
162
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
November 1
fall application deadline
23%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Rehabilitation Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Physical Therapy Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 50
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

23% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 337
    • Accepted 80
    • Acceptance Rate 23
    • Enrolled 65
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students162
    • Female Percentage59%
    • Male Percentage41%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students162
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Full-time Percentage96%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian89%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown2%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchStroke rehabilitation and the effects on balance and coordination; deep brain stimulation and Parkinson's Disease; peripheral neuropathies, pain and the effects of exercise; islet transplants for Type 1 diabetes; cardiac disease associated with diabetes
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$956,313

Location & Contact

Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science

School of Health Professions
The University of Kansas

Mail Stop 2002 3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160
United States

Dr. Lisa Stehno-Bittel

Chair

Phone: 913-588-6733
Fax: 913-588-4568
Email: lbittel@kumc.edu

Mr. Robert Bagley

Admission Coordinator

Phone: 913-588-6799
Fax: 913-588-4568
Email: rbagley@kumc.edu


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