166
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Temple University / Department of Physical Therapy is located in Philadelphia, PA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy (TDPT)

Degrees Awarded

Doctoral Degrees 83

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st February 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Essay, interview, clinical experience
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

166
Total Graduate Students
4%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
95%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.61%
Black or African American 1.81%
White or Caucasian 78%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 8.43%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.61%
Unknown 3.01%

Gender

Male (31%)
Female (68%)

Faculty

11
Total faculty
Full-time (9)
Part-time (2)
Male (5)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Balance dysfunction, biomechanics, development, qualitative research, developmental neuroscience, health services
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 3307 North Broad Street
Jones Hall, 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19122
United States
Contact Dr. Emily A. Keshner
Chair
Email: deptpt@temple.edu
Phone: 215-707-4815
Fax: 215-707-7500