The Hybrid Doctor of Physical Therapy
Program from Arcadia University
The Hybrid Doctor of Physical Therapy
Program from Arcadia University
The Hybrid Doctor of Physical Therapy
Program from Arcadia University

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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 hybrid Doctor of Physical Therapy program.

Arcadia’s hybrid DPT program offers one cohort per year that begins each August. Our admissions team accepts and reviews applications year-round on a rolling basis.


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 Optional

Application Requirements

To apply to Arcadia’s hybrid DPT program, you must submit the following:

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

Tuition and Financial Aid

6 semesters | $118,710 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 or call 844-373-8833 to learn about financial aid options and how to apply.

Become an Evidence-Based Practitioner at Arcadia

To learn more about how Arcadia’s hybrid DPT program 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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