Department of Physical Therapy Daemen College

Department of Physical Therapy Daemen College

Amherst, NY
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
68%
32%
student ratio
108
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy Advanced Certificate
    • Physical Therapy-Direct Entry Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
    • Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 40
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 7
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • 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 Minimum C grade in all coursework
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Minimum GPA of 3.0; degree completion in maximum of 3 years

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied Not Reported
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $25
    • Application Fee - International $25
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's Degreesbaccalaureate degree with minimum GPA of 2.8 in science coursework; letter of intent; resume; 2 letters of reference; 120 hours of PT exposure; transcripts
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesBS/BA; license to practice physical therapy; current registration; 2 recommendations; letter of intent; 2 years of physical therapy experience
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 500 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, 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 awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableInstitutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students108
    • Female Percentage68%
    • Male Percentage32%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students108
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Full-time Percentage92%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian87%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races7%
    • Unknown or International Student2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty19
    • Full-time Percentage53%
    • Part-time Percentage47%
    • Female Percentage58%
    • Male Percentage42%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAthletic injuries, myofacial pain syndrome, electrical stimulation and tissue healing, lumbar spine dysfunction, temporomandibular joint syndrome
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Physical Therapy

Daemen College

4380 Main Street
Amherst, NY 14226-3592
United States

Dr. Sharon Held

Chair

Phone: 716-839-8344
Fax: 716-839-8537
Email: sheld@daemen.edu

Mr. Scott Rowe

Associate Director of Graduate Programs

Phone: 716-839-8225
Fax: 716-839-8229
Email: srowe@daemen.edu


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