DPT Curriculum Schedule

Year 1

Module 1 (4 weeks)
DPT 600: Psychosocial Aspects of Health Care
DPT 601: Today's Health Care Systems
DPT 602: Principles of Teaching and Learning
DPT 603 (604): Human Anatomy I (II)

Module II (12 weeks)
DPT 603 (604): Human Anatomy I (II)
DPT 605 (606): Human Physiology and Pathophysiology I (II)
DPT 607: Physical Therapy Science I
DPT 608: Physical Therapy Science II
DPT 611 (621): Research Design I (II)
DPT 612 (613) (619) (703): Clinical Seminar I (II) (III) (IV)

Module III (12 weeks)
DPT 604: Human Anatomy II (continued from Modules I & II)
DPT 606: Human Physiology and Pathophysiology II (continued from Module II)
DPT 609: Physical Therapy Science III
DPT 610: Human Motor Development
DPT 613: Clinical Seminar II (III) (IV)
DPT 614: Foundations of Biomechanics and Musculoskeletal Management

Module IV (16 weeks)
DPT 616, 617, 618: Biomechanics and Management of Musculoskeletal Dysfunction I-III
DPT 619: Clinical Seminar III (IV)
DPT 620: Clinical Imaging
DPT 622: Therapeutic Pharmacokinetics
DPT 621: Research Design II (continued from Module III, Research Design I)



Year 2

Module V (8 weeks)
DPT 700: Clinical Practicum I

Module VI (16 weeks)
DPT 701: Neuroscience
DPT 702: Management of Neuromuscular Disorders
DPT 703: Clinical Seminar IV

Module VII (8 weeks)
DPT 704: Clinical Practicum II

Module VIII (8 weeks)
DPT 711: Clinical Practicum III


Year 3

Module IX (12 weeks)
DPT 705: Principles of Electrotherapeutic Examination and Intervention
DPT 706: Physiology of Exercise
DPT 707: Management of Cardiopulmonary Dysfunction
DPT 708: Prosthetics and Orthotics
DPT 709 (809): Directed Research I (II)
DPT 710: Management of Integumentary Disorders

Module X (4 weeks)
DPT 800: Clinical Decision Making with Complex Patient (Client)
DPT 801: Management of the Pediatric Client

Module XI (4 weeks)
DPT 802: Principles of Administration and Management
DPT 803: Geriatric Health and Wellness

Module XII (6 weeks)
DPT 804: Advanced Clinical Practice Selective Tracks

Module XIII (24 weeks)
DPT 805: Internship
DPT 809: Directed Research II

Module XIV
Electives

Total Credit Hours: 161