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Pre-Professional Physical Therapy Course Requirements

Major Requirements

Course Prefix and Number

Course Name

Credit per Course

CH150 Chemistry I 4
CH160 Chemistry II 4
BI150 Biology I 4
BI 210 Anatomy & Physiology I (Level I core – science) 4
BI215 Anatomy & Physiology II 4
BI327 Animal Behavior 3
PS240 Physics I 4
PS250 Physics II 4
MA111 Precalculus I 4
MA112 Precalculus II (Level I core – math) 4
MA201, MA205, OR PY222 Upper Level Math Course must be taken to complete Level I core math) 3
PY100 Introduction to Psychology 3
PY232 Human Development 3
KN203 Advanced First Aid 3
KN204 Motor Learning 3
KN205 Personal and Community Health 3
KN305 Exercise Physiology 4
KN306 Biomechanics/ Kinesiology 4
KN307 Treatment of Athletics Injuries 3
KN327 Adaptive Physical Education 3
KN/PY 331 Psychology of Performance Injury 3
KN402A Research in Practice (Level IV Core – Capstone) 3
KN405A Internship 9


Free Electives

8 Credit Hours

* A grade of C or better is required.

* MA112 and MA201 OR MA112 and MA205 OR MA112 and PY222 must be taken to substitute for the general core math requirement of MA180.

Must have a 3.0 GPA at the conclusion of the 4th consecutive semester (end of the second year) or completed 68 credits as designated by year one and two of the program.

Course exchanges between semesters may be on option, with academic advisor advisement and approval.

Must complete 100 hours of observation in an appropriate facility to applying for internship, which takes place the semester prior to intended internship semester. All hours must be properly documented.

Total Credit Hours: 124

Proposed Course Schedule