New Orleans, LA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
61%
39%
student ratio
105
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
October 1
fall application deadline
12%
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 39
    • 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 Thesis optional
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

12% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 284
    • Accepted 35
    • Acceptance Rate 12
    • Enrolled 35
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $140
    • Application Fee - International $140
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline October 1st Not Reported 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 DegreesGRE General Test (minimum combined score: 296), 60 hours of experience in physical therapy, and minimum GPA of 3.0 in math and science, bachelor's degree
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

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 awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students105
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students105
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian90%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races6%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty7
    • Full-time Percentage86%
    • Part-time Percentage14%
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchWound healing, spinal cord injury, pain management, geriatrics, muscle physiology, muscle damage, motor control, balance
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$101,546

Location & Contact

Department of Physical Therapy

School of Allied Health Professions
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

433 Bolivar Street
New Orleans, LA 70112-2223
United States

Dr. Jane Eason

Head

Phone: 504-568-4288
Fax: 504-568-6552
Email: jeason@lsuhsc.edu

Mrs. Yudialys Cazanas

Student Affairs Director

Phone: 504-568-4253
Fax: 504-568-3185
Email: ydelga@lsuhsc.edu


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