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.

Core Requirements

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

Required Core
PT 6215
and PT 6216
Assistive Technology
and Lab for PT 6215
PT 6251Diagnostic Imaging3
Advanced Topics
Complete 2 semester hours from the following range:2
PT 6231 to PT 6237
PT 6250Clinical Integration 2: Evidence and Practice2
PT 6441Clinical Education 16
PT 6442Clinical Education 26
PT 6448Clinical Education 39

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

32 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required

Year 1
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
PT 62513PT 64489PT 64416PT 6215
and PT 6216
PT 64426  PT 62502
   Complete 2 semester hours from the following range:2
   PT 6231 to PT 6237
 9 9 6 8
Total Hours: 32