Graduate Programs in Physical Therapy

Entry-Level Doctorate of Physical Therapy (D.P.T.)

The doctorate of physical therapy (D.P.T.) at Northern Arizona University is a 33 month entry-level degree approved by the Arizona Board of Regents. This is an entry-level program of study and thus designed for those individuals interested in becoming a licensed physical therapist. If you are already a physical therapist and wish to pursue additional education leading to a doctorate in physical therapy degree, checkout our post-professional DPT program.

Students must have completed all prerequisite courses and have earned a baccalaureate degree in any major of their choice to apply for this degree.
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Post-Professional Doctorate of Physical Therapy (P.P.D.P.T.)

Northern Arizona University (NAU) is one of several institutions in the United States that has been granted the authority to award the Doctor of Physical Therapy degree (DPT). Recognized as a leader in physical therapy education and research, NAU has been approved to offer the two primary educational tracts leading to the DPT: an entry level DPT degree which is designed for individuals wishing to enter the physical therapy profession, and a post professional degree which is designed for licensed physical therapists who wish to earn the DPT degree through a prescribed course of study.
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PO Box 15105
Building 66, Room 102
Flagstaff, Arizona 86011
Phone: (928) 523-4092
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