Lynchburg, VA
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
61%
39%
student ratio
147
total students
Tuition Cost $21,100
$21,100
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
13%
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 45
    • 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 Comp Exam Required and clinical internships; comprehensive review
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

13% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 677
    • Accepted 91
    • Acceptance Rate 13
    • Enrolled 45
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $135
    • Application Fee - International $135
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, baccalaureate degree from institution accredited by a CHEA-recognized regional accrediting organization; official transcripts; minimum GPA of 3.0 overall and for prerequisite science coursework; personal essay as described on PTCAS; 80 hours' experience under supervision of licensed physical therapist; 2 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, your TOEFL iBT score must be consistent with the standards established by the Foreign Credentialing Commission on Physical Therapy (FCCPT)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$21,100
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJuly 31
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students147
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students147
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian16%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races81%
    • Unknown or International Student1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty13
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%

Location & Contact

Program in Physical Therapy

Graduate Studies
University of Lynchburg

1501 Lakeside Drive
Lynchburg, VA 24501-3199
United States

Dr. A. Smith

Associate Professor/Director of DPT Program

Phone: 434-544-8880
Email: smith.ar@lynchburg.edu

Ms. Carrington Pritchard

Admissions Coordinator

Phone: 434-544-8885
Fax: 434-544-8887
Email: pritchard@lynchburg.edu


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