Miami, FL
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
64%
36%
student ratio
176
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
11%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Physical Therapy Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 53
    • 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? 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 Comp Exam Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

11% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 739
    • Accepted 82
    • Acceptance Rate 11
    • Enrolled 61
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th 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 Degreesminimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 in upper-level coursework; letter of intent; resume; at least 40 hours of observation within physical therapy clinic or facility
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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 availableInstitutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students176
    • Female Percentage64%
    • Male Percentage36%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students176
    • Part-time Percentage1%
    • Full-time Percentage99%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino44%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian36%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian9%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty19
    • Full-time Percentage37%
    • Part-time Percentage63%
    • Female Percentage53%
    • Male Percentage47%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchIsokinetic test results and gait abnormalities after knee arthroscopy
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Physical Therapy

Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Florida International University

11200 Southwest 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
United States

Dr. Mark Rossi

Interim Chair

Phone: 305-348-3478
Fax: 305-348-1979
Email: mark.rossi@fiu.edu

Ms. Nanett Rojas

Manager, Admissions Operations

Phone: 305-348-7464
Fax: 305-348-7441
Email: gradadm@fiu.edu


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