Graduate Catalog 2010

Professional Entry-Level Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program Hours
Fall Semester - Year I 20
PHT 5020, Human Physiology 6  
PHT 5030, Critical Inquiry I 2  
PHT 5040, Patient Care Skills 1  
PHY 5140, Professional & Clinical Issues 2  
PHT 5610, Human Anatomy I 4  
PHT 5611, Human Anatomy I Lab 0
PHT 5650, Kinesiology/Biomechanics I 3
PHT 5650, Kinesiology/Biomechanics I Lab 0
PHT 5700, Clinical Pathophysiology I 2
Spring Semester - Year I   19
PHT 5120, Physical Therapy Foundations I 3  
PHT 5121, Physical Therapy Foundations I Lab 0
PHT 5130, Critical Inquiry II 3
PHT 5130, Critical Inquiry II Lab 0
PHT 5570, Life Span Human Development 2
PHT 5620, Human Anatomy II 3  
PHT 5620, Human Anatomy II Lab 0
PHT 5640, Differential Diagnosis 2  
PHT 5660, Kinesiology/Biomechanics II 4  
PHT 5661, Kinesiology/Biomechanics II Lab 0
PHT 5710, Clinical Pathophysiology II 2  
Each student must pass the comprehensive examination at the end of the first and second years with a score of 70% in order to continue with the next academic year semester.
Fall Semester - Year II   19
PHT 5200, Neuroscience 6  
PHT 5210, Physical Therapy Foundations II 3  
PHT 5210, Physical Therapy Foundations II Lab 0
PHT 5220, Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy I 6  
PHT 5220, Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy I Lab 0
PHT 5240, Critical Inquiry III 1  
PHT 5250, Clinical Experience I 1  
PHT 5550, Psycho-Socio Aspects of Health Care 2
Spring/Summer Semester - Year II   28
PHT 5300, Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy II 6  
PHT 5301, Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy II Lab 0
PHT 5310, Neuromuscular Physical Therapy I 6  
PHT 5311, Neuromuscular Physical Therapy I Lab 0
PHT 5340, Health and Wellness 2  
PHT 5350, Clinical Experience II 1  
PHT 5360, Critical Inquiry IV 1  
PHT 5370, Physical Therapy Practice 8  
PHT 5430, Health Care Systems 2  
PHT 5320, Clinical Pathophysiology III 2
Each student must pass the comprehensive examination at the end of the first and second years with a score of 70% in order to continue with the next academic year semester.
Fall Semester - Year III   23
PHT 5320, Ethics in Health Care 3
PHT 5400, Neuromuscular Physical Therapy II 6  
PHT 5401, Neuromuscular Physical Therapy II 0
PHT 5410, Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy 4  
PHT 5411, Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Lab 0
PHT 5420, Pharmacotherapeutics 2  
PHT 5450, First Responder 2  
PHT 5460, Critical Inquiry V 1  
PHT 5470, Collaborative Teaching 1  
PHT 5580, Physical Therapy Management & Strategic Planning 3  
PHT 5730, Advanced Clinical Cases  1
Spring/Summer Semester - Year III   24
PHT 5500, Physical Therapy Practice (8-week full-time clinical) 8  
PHT 5510, Physical Therapy Practice (8-week full-time clinical) 8  
PHT 5520, Physical Therapy Practice (8-week full-time clinical) 8  
Total 133