Physical Therapy, DPT

Students who complete their bachelor's degree in rehabilitation sciences at Northeastern automatically matriculate into the final graduate year (year 6) of the Doctorate of Physical Therapy curriculum. Please refer to the undergraduate Physical Therapy program for a complete description of the curriculum and program.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.


A grade of C or higher is required in all courses.

Summer Term 1
Complete 6 semester hours from the following:
PT 6441Clinical Education 16
Summer Term 2
PT 6215
and PT 6216
Assistive Technology
and Lab for PT 6215
PT 6250Clinical Integration 2: Evidence and Practice2
Complete 2 semester hours from the following range:2
Fall Term
PT 6251Diagnostic Imaging3
PT 6442Clinical Education 26
Spring Term
PT 6448Clinical Education 39

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

32 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required