The program continues to seek
candidacy status from
Commission on Accreditation in
Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).
Initial candidacy decision was denied but the program is
seeking reconsideration. All updates on candidacy status
will be posted for the developing DPT Program at ISU.
University is seeking accreditation by the Commission on
Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (1111 North
Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA 22314; phone: 703-706-3245;
At this time, the DPT Program is
not accepting applications; though Program Admissions
information can be found below. Details on the admissions
process will be posted in the coming months. Please continue
to check back, as this site is continually updated!
Admission into the program requires the
- a bachelor's
degree from a four year accredited
- grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0
- record of
(*syllabi may be requested from applicant to
verify course content)
- recommendations and evaluations
- Graduate Record Examination scores
- physical therapy observation: totaling
- personal interview
* If an
applicant has course work that is greater than 7 years old,
he/she may still apply to the program, however the DPT
Admissions Committee will review the applicant’s
courses/course work to determine eligibility and approval
for meeting the prerequisite requirements. This does not
necessarily exclude the applicant from having to retake the
prerequisites which are older than 7 years, however will
ensure that the applicant has the necessary knowledge/skills
to be successful in the DPT program. Prerequisite coursework
is also required if the student’s undergraduate degree did
not include identified foundational course.
A listing of these courses is available on
the program website at
advisors are also available at Indiana State University for
consultation regarding undergraduate prerequisites.
Official transcript evaluation is not
conducted until a student has applied to the program.
Catalog of Indiana State University is the document of
authority for all students. The requirements given in the
catalog supersede information issued by any academic
department, program, college, or school. The University
reserves the right to change the requirements at any time.