Tuition / First-Year DPT Scholarships / Graduate Assistantship / Financial Aid


For latest information on tuition for the DPT Program, you can view our Tuition website.

2020-2021 National Averages for all Accredited PT Programs

Public In-State Tuition and Fees = $21,808/year
Public Out-of-State Tuition and Fees = $37,126/year

First-Year DPT Scholarships

Our program offers First-Year DPT Scholarships for four accepted PTCAS applicants based on admission ranking: two in-state students @ $2,333/semester and two out-of-state students @$4,333/semester for three semesters.  Scholarship recipients MUST maintain a “B” or better in all first-year courses to retain the scholarship after the first summer term.  APPLY NOW!

Graduate Assistantship

Our program does offer limited GA positions to our 2nd & 3rd year DPT students (part-time basis; assisting faculty in teaching or administration). The selection is based on academic performance.

Financial Aid

Please contact Student Financial Assistance for related information.
Student Financial Assistance
Old Main 116
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755
Phone: 304-696-3162
Fax: 304-696-3242
or Visit APTA website for possible scholarship/aid and grant resources available to physical therapy students. (APTA Minority Scholarship website)

Start Your DPT Education

We’re now accepting applications!!

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The Altus Suite (CASPer & Snapshot) is required when applying to MU DPT program.  Learn more about the Altus Suite.


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:

The MU SOPT is a proud member of the American Council of Academic Physical Therapy (ACAPT).

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.