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Physical Therapy  Doctoral Professional Practice

Overview

What is Physical Therapy at WVU like?

Description

Physical therapy is a hands-on health care profession that promotes optimal health and function through the application of scientific principles to prevent, identify, assess, correct or alleviate acute or prolonged movement dysfunction.

The goal of physical therapy is to help individuals reach their maximum potential and to contribute to society while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities.

With population changes over the next few decades, physical therapy is expected to provide numerous diverse career opportunities.

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Requirements

What are the requirements to apply for Physical Therapy at WVU?

University Requirements

To be eligible for admission into a graduate program at WVU an applicant must submit official, bachelors degree transcripts from a regionally accredited institution and hold a GPA of at least 2.75.

WVU operates decentralized admissions. Decentralized admissions allows each graduate program to set its own application requirements in addition to the University requirements.

Program Requirements

To be eligible for admission into the Physical Therapy graduate program an applicant must submit the following documentation:

  • Letters of Recommendation - Three
  • Résumé /CV

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