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Texas Woman's University

School of Physical Therapy

Houston, TX

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Overview

Texas Woman's University / School of Physical Therapy is located in Houston, TX, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 102
Other Advanced Degrees 4

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

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (DPT only)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Professional project, internship, residency (for PhD), qualification exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

604
Applied
114
Accepted
109
Enrolled
19%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline October 15th October 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test (DPT only)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Interview, resume, essay; license to practice physical therapy (preferred) or eligibility for licensure and 3 letters of recommendation (PhD); 3 letters of recommendation on department form (DPT); minimum GPA of 3.0, CPR and AED certificates, 80 observation hours

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 6.5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

370
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 17.57%
Black or African American 4.59%
White or Caucasian 58%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 12.97%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2.97%
Unknown 1.35%

Gender

Male (24%)
Female (75%)

Faculty

30
Total faculty
Full-time - 23
Part-time - 7
Male (5)
Female (25)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Gait training and outcomes, physical activity to promote health in youth and adults, exercise training for individuals with amputation, spine related injuries and rehabilitation
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 6700 Fannin Street
Houston, TX  76204
United States
Contact Dr. Ann Medley
Director
Email: pt@twu.edu
Phone: 713-794-2070
Fax: 713-794-2071

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