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Why Study at Belmont?

Top Reasons to Study Physical Therapy at Belmont

There are many reasons why Belmont should be your first choice for a doctoral degree in physical therapy. From our innovative curriculum to leadership development, service opportunities and inter-professional collaboration, Belmont students have many opportunities to take their passion for physical therapy and engage and transform the world.

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Nationally and internationally recognized faculty

Our low faculty-to-student ratios in labs and our family atmosphere allow for you to learn the most up-to-date skills to ensure your success.

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Clinical Education

Local, national and international clinical experiences offer a wide range of clinical training. Five clinical experiences allow full exposure to the depth and breadth of the profession.

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Service

Starting on day one with our Grad SERVE morning, find yourself building a ramp, creating a health fair for 4th graders or providing care on an international medical service trip, local and global service opportunities are embedded throughout the program.

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Research

You will learn the skills to contribute to evidence-based practice to continue to advance our profession. Our students frequently present their research with faculty at national and state conferences.

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State-of-the-art facilities

You will learn in state-of-the-art facilities, often collaborating with other health profession students in the College of Health Sciences.