Doctor of Physical Therapy

School of Physical Therapy

The Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program is an entry-level, 115 credit, three year, lock-step clinical degree program for students who wish to pursue a career as a physical therapist practitioner, and possess a baccalaureate degree and required prerequisite course work. The School of Physical Therapy (SOPT) at Marshall University participates in the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service, known as PTCAS, beginning in July 2012. Applicants applying to the entry-level physical therapist education program for the 2013 entering class and afterwards will apply online using the PTCAS application. To learn more about the PTCAS application process for our DPT program, please visit


An information session is held in the following months of 2017: March, April, June, August, and October. (Please visit our website for the scheduled dates: Come join us to learn more about our school, curriculum, faculty and more.  In addition, the admissions committee will be glad to answer any question you may have.

  • Location: School of Physical Therapy, Room 113 (2847 5th Avenue, Huntington WV 25702)
  • Time: 3:30-5:00 PM
  • If you intend to attend a specific information session, prior to the session please send an email to

For complete information, including the application and admissions process, please see

School of Physical Therapy website

For any questions regarding the DPT Program, please contact SOPT: (304) 696-5610;