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PT - Physical Therapy (D.P.T)

Current Students


Information for Enrolled Students

The following documents are provided in Adobe Acrobat* format. In the event of changes or updates to the information contained in these documents will be provided directly to each enrolled student as well as on this website.
DPT Student Guidebook 2010 - 2013
DPT Student Guidebook 2011 - 2014
DPT Student Guidebook 2012 - 2015
Physical Therapy Program Curriculum Plan
Clinical Education Policies
Practice Center Policy
Physical Therapy and Human Performance Practice Labs Policy
Biosafety/Infectious Agents Control Plan
Independent Study/Independent Research Guidelines 2012


PT Profession Today

Developments, links, opportunities, trends..

Physical Therapy today is a very broad profession, with a full range of practice areas from generalist to specialist, geriatric to pediatric. Changes in methodologies, health care, and other issues can dramatically affect the field and its practitioners. The best way to keep abreast of new and interesting information is by following the links below.

American Physical Therapy Association - The governing body for PT in America.
APTA Career Center
Florida Physical Therapy Association
PT in Motion - The professional issues magazine of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).
News Now  - The weekly magazine of issues.
Other APTA Publications
Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy
- The organization that creates and administrates the national physical therapy licensure exam.

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