East Tennessee State University / Department of Physical Therapy is located in Johnson City, TN, in a small setting.
Degrees & Awards
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
Earning Your Degree
Part-time study available?
Evening/weekend programs available?
Distance learning programs available?
Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Application Fee - Domestic
Application Fee - International
Electronic applications accepted?
Doctoral Degree Exam
GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements
Minimum prerequisite GPA of 3.0, three letters of recommendation with at least one from a licensed PT, interview with the physical therapy Admissions Committee
TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
Tuition & Fees
Financial award applicants must submit:
Application deadlines for financial awards
Types of financial support available
Scholarship and/or loans
Focus of faculty research:
Health and wellness across the lifespan; relationships between scapular kinematics, pain, and function; cognitive training and dual-task ability in older adult; vestibular rehabilitation and dizziness in geriatric patients; assessment tools for patients with TMJ dysfunction; proprioceptive training and gait variability in older adults
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
Location & Contact
Box 70624 216 Charles Allen Hall Johnson City, TN 37614 United States
Dr. Patricia King Chair Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 423-439-8794 Fax: 423-439-8077