The doctor of physical therapy program received its highest ranking ever in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report guide.
U.S. News & World Report ranks the doctor of physical therapy program in Elon’s School of Health Sciences #49 in the nation in its 2020 graduate school guide. The rankings are based on a survey of academic leaders at all accredited programs in the discipline.
The 2021 ranking for Elon’s DPT program is its highest ever. Other universities tied at #49 with Elon include Drexel, Northern Arizona, San Diego State, Thomas Jefferson, Connecticut, South Florida and Tennessee. A total of 239 programs across the country are included in the ranking.
Physical therapy program rankings at North Carolina are as follows:
- #7 Duke University
- #9 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- #49 Elon University
- #71 East Carolina University
- #137 Western Carolina University
- #168 Winston-Salem State University
- #179 Campbell University
- #195 Wingate University
- #217 Methodist University
Elon’s physician assistant studies program is ranked #37 among 170 programs in the country.