Back to Results
Georgia Southern University

Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy

savannah, GA

Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!
Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!

Interested in Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Get More Info


Georgia Southern University / Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy is located in savannah, GA, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 35

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

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, CASPer
Thesis Required
Licensure exam



Application Fee - Domestic
applications accepted?
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline October 15th Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, CASPer
Doctoral Degree Requirements Course work in general biology, chemistry, physical anatomy, physiology, and statistics; letters of recommendation; bachelor's degree; minimum GPA of 3.0; observation hours; PTCAS application

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 70

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 5
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)


Hispanic/Latino 2.88%
Black or African American 3.85%
White or Caucasian 96%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 0%


Male (32%)
Female (67%)


Total faculty
Full-time - 10
Part-time - 0
Male (4)
Female (6)


Focus of faculty research: Therapeutic exercise, effectiveness of therapeutic interventions, injury prevention and prediction, effective teaching and learning in health professions
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 11935 abercorn street
savannah, GA  31419
United States
Contact Dr. James Karnes
Program Director
Phone: 912-344-3032
Fax: 912-344-3439

Georgia Southern University