Clinical Education

Nicole Zelena, DPT
Co-Directors of Clinical Education

Clinical Education Committee

  • James A. Dauber, PT, DPT, DSc, OCS, Cert. MDT
  • Brad Profitt, PT, DPT, DScPT, OCS, DC, CFCE
  • Laura Stephens, PT, DPT, EdD, NCS

Clinical Education Staff

  • Tina Powell

Clinical Education Overview
Schedule of Clinical Affiliations
Clinical Practice Sites
Clinical Instructor Incentive Program
Clinical Education Handbook
Clinical Education Forms/Documents/Links
APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor Program (Level 1)


The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Marshall University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22305-3085; phone: 703-706-3245; email:; website:

CAPTE Accreditation Verification

Marshall University’s School of Physical Therapy is a proud member of the American Council of Academic Physical Therapy (ACAPT).
American Council of Academic Physical Therapy

Program Reciprocity Status

Students who graduate from the Marshall University SOPT and pass the National Physical Therapy Examination are eligible for Physical Therapy Licensure in all 50 states.