Department of Physical Therapy College of Health University of Utah

Department of Physical Therapy College of Health University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
55%
45%
student ratio
154
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
October 1
fall application deadline
14%
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 48
    • 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

14% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 340
    • Accepted 48
    • Acceptance Rate 14
    • Enrolled 48
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline October 1st October 1st Yes
    • 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, minimum GPA of 3.0, and volunteer work, bachelor's degree
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

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 awardsOctober 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students154
    • Female Percentage55%
    • Male Percentage45%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students154
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Full-time Percentage98%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian90%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty22
    • Full-time Percentage32%
    • Part-time Percentage68%
    • Female Percentage41%
    • Male Percentage59%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRehabilitation and Parkinson's Disease, motor control and musculoskeletal dysfunction, burns/wound care, rehabilitation and multiple sclerosis, cancer
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$983,166

Location & Contact

Department of Physical Therapy

College of Health
University of Utah

520 Wakara Way Room 302
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-1290
United States

Dr. R. Ward

Chair

Phone: 801-581-4895
Email: scott.ward@hsc.utah.edu

Dee-Dee Darby-Duffin

Academic Advisor

Phone: 801-581-5146
Email: darbyduffinfamily@gmail.com


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