The Online Doctor of Physical Therapy
Program from Arcadia University

Admissions Requirements

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)

Arcadia University’s College of Health Sciences seeks aspiring physical therapists who are ready to excel as students, educators, researchers, and clinicians to join the online Doctor of Physical Therapy program.

Arcadia DPT Online offers one cohort per year that begins each September. Our admissions team accepts and reviews applications year-round on a rolling basis.

Admissions

Applicants will be considered holistically by our admissions team, and must meet the same standards as our on-campus program. To apply to the program, you must have:

  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 across the following prerequisite courses: biological sciences, physical sciences, behavioral sciences, and statistics
  • Volunteer, observation, or work experiences in both inpatient and outpatient settings

Bachelor's Degree Required |
GRE Required

Application Requirements

To apply to Arcadia DPT Online, you must submit the following:

  • Online application
  • Official transcripts for all prerequisite courses and degree-bearing work
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Two personal statements
  • GRE scores

Tuition and Financial Aid

6 semesters | $111,840 total tuition1

We encourage you to explore a number of options for funding your degree, including external scholarships and grants, employer-sponsored tuition assistance, military education benefits, and federal student loans.

Contact an admissions counselor or the Arcadia Financial Aid Office at onestop@arcadia.edu or call 718-817-3800 to learn about financial aid options and how to apply.

Become an Evidence-Based Practitioner at Arcadia

To learn more about how Arcadia DPT Online can prepare you to deliver comprehensive, patient-centered care, fill out the brief form above and an admissions counselor will contact you.


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