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Neumann University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), Neumann University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy is a unique program of study that prepares the next wave of driven, impactful, and passionate physical therapy professionals.

The conceptual basis for the curriculum is the body systems model with the inclusion of course content in physical therapy science, clinical medicine, professional topics, research and evidence-based practice, administration and management, human development, education and consultation, and health policy topics, which expose students to broader aspects of the profession and the context for current practice.

At Neumann, you can expect to learn with and from ambitious, empathetic professionals who are gaining the skills needed to provide phenomenal patient care in the field of physical therapy, and you can be confident that you’ll enter the field ready to secure your dream career.

 

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Program Outcomes

  • NPTE first time pass rate for the class of 2020 is 96.3%
  • Aggregate pass rate (including retakes) for class years 2019 and 2020 is 100%
  • Graduation rates for class years 2019 and 2020 is 88%
  • 97% of all licensed graduates (class years 2018 and 2019) who responded to surveys and who were otherwise contacted are employed as physical therapists
  • See program Fact Sheet for additional program information
CAPTE
The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Neumann University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).
Address: 3030 Potomac Avenue, Suite 100
Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085
Telephone: (703) 706-3245
If you need to contact the program directly, please call (610) 558-5535 or email PTDept@neumann.edu.

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What is a Doctor of Physical Therapy salary like?

The field of physical therapy is booming. In fact, it is predicted to grow by 21% over the next 10 years. Physical therapists also make an average of...

What is a Doctor of Physical Therapy salary like?

The field of physical therapy is booming. In fact, it is predicted to grow by 21% over the next 10 years. Physical therapists also make an average of $90,000 per year, proving it to be a lucrative career for professionals who obtain the Neumann DPT.

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What jobs can you get with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree?

Pursuing a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree can eventually lead to higher positions such as Clinical Director, Director of...

What jobs can you get with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree?

Pursuing a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree can eventually lead to higher positions such as Clinical Director, Director of Rehabilitation, and Health Care Manager.

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Where do physical therapists work?

Physical therapists can find work in a variety of settings including private offices, outpatient clinics, hospitals, patients’ homes, work settings, fitness...

Where do physical therapists work?

Physical therapists can find work in a variety of settings including private offices, outpatient clinics, hospitals, patients’ homes, work settings, fitness facilities, academic institutions, and nursing homes.

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Why should you choose Neumann’s Doctor of Physical Therapy degree?

With small class sizes, expert faculty, and a required internship experience, Neumann University’s DPT program is perfect for future...

Why should you choose Neumann’s Doctor of Physical Therapy degree?

With small class sizes, expert faculty, and a required internship experience, Neumann University’s DPT program is perfect for future leaders in the field of physical therapy. With a weekend and on-campus learning format, students can achieve the DPT in just three years.

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What kind of experiential learning opportunities does Neumann’s DPT provide?

Neumann currently holds contracts with 500 clinical affiliation sites, which means that there is absolutely a site that...

What kind of experiential learning opportunities does Neumann’s DPT provide?

Neumann currently holds contracts with 500 clinical affiliation sites, which means that there is absolutely a site that is the perfect match for you to learn through experience. Neumann DPT students are placed in clinical sites based on their learning needs and professional goals.

Within Neumann University’s DPT program, there are three required clinical experiences, which include outpatient and inpatient settings (may include specialty area or home care). Experiences cover all levels of patient acuity and across the lifespan with conditions and diseases involving all body systems commonly encountered by physical therapists.

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What are some example courses?

Students are required to take courses, such as:

  • Research in Physical Therapy
  • Neuroscience
  • Health Policy Topics
  • Geriatric Physical Therapy
  • Clinical Education

What are some example courses?

Students are required to take courses, such as:

  • Research in Physical Therapy
  • Neuroscience
  • Health Policy Topics
  • Geriatric Physical Therapy
  • Clinical Education
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