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Department of Physical Therapy
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Fast Facts

FAST FACTS for applicants seeking admission to the Doctor of Physical Therapy program:

  • Up to 26 students accepted each year.
  • Average number of applicants who COMPLETE the application process is 120.
  • Applicants who exceed the 2500 graduate formula below will be competitive. The average graduate formula for the 2013 cohort was 2764.
    • (300 x GPA*) + GRE Verbal + GRE Quantitative + GRE Analytical Writing** = 2500 minimum points * Calculated using overall undergraduate GPA or last 60 hours GPA, whichever is higher** Analytical Writing Conversion:
      1.0 = 300 2.5 = 320 4.0 = 460 5.5 = 700
      1.5 = 300 3.0 = 350 4.5 = 540 6.0 = 760
      2.0 = 300 3.5 = 400 5.0 = 620  
  • Program Requirements can be found here.
  • Application and forms can be found here.
  • Average GPA/GRE of enrolled students in 2013:
    • Overall GPA = 3.38
    • Last 60 hours GPA = 3.51
    • Course prerequisites = 3.44
    • Quantitative and Verbal GRE = 310 (1223 old scoring)
    • Analytical Writing GRE = 4.0 (460 Conversion)
  • Financial Aid is available. The Carr D.P.T. Graduate Scholarships are also available to every enrolled/accepted DPT student.  Awards range from $3,000 per year to $9,000 per year. No application is necessary.  Only students accepted by April 1 will be considered for the Carr DPT Fellow Scholarship ($9,000 per year).  Contact the Physical Therapy Program at (325) 942-2545 or physical.therapy@angelo.edu for more information.
  • Approximate program cost for entire three years based on 2013-2014 academic year (includes tuition, tuition differential, surcharge, fees, and textbooks – does not include cost for three clinical rotations and living expenses):
    • Texas Resident - $39,922
    • Non Resident - $78,707
  • Ten full-time faculty, two adjunct faculty - translates to an approximate student:faculty ratio of 6:1
  • Graduation rate (average 2002-2013) = 87.83%
  • Graduation rate (Doctoral Students, 2012-2013) = 92.5%
  • Licensure pass rate (average 2002-2013) = 98.80%
  • Licensure pass rate (Doctoral Students, 2012-2013) = 100%
  • Licensure first-time pass rate (Doctoral Students, 2012-2013) =      94.59%

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Undergrad Universities of ASU Physical Therapy Students

View this list of the undergraduate institutions that our DPT students from 2009-13 have attended.