Dual-Degree BS in Health Science Studies/Doctor of Physical Therapy (4+3)

Program Contact: Michelle Broggi 203-582-8057 or Ken Kosior 203-582-3931

This program is for direct entry only. Students accepted into the Dual-Degree BS/DPT (4+3) program as first-year students receive a Bachelor of Science in Health Science Studies. All students must complete 121 university credits to include the required University Curriculum (UC) courses, DPT required courses, and a minor in an area of interest. Students must achieve a 3.2 cumulative GPA and a 3.2 average for 46 credits of selected math and science courses at the completion of all credits for admission to the graduate Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program.

The Department of Physical Therapy Graduate Admissions committee is responsible for evaluating and ensuring that all early-assurance candidates meet the requirements of the preprofessional component of the program.