Physical Therapy

There’s a lot to consider when preparing for admission to physical therapy programs. The HPPLA Guidebook lays out specific, step-by-step advice for every phase of preparation based on our staff’s expertise from many years of advising students. During class registration, the Academics & Coursework page can help you plan your coursework and set yourself up for success as a competitive applicant. Consult the Academics & Coursework page to identify course enrollments that meet your future admission requirements.

Physical Therapy Topics

Preparing for a career in physical therapy
Academics & Coursework
Clinical observation (job shadowing)
Volunteer experience
Keeping a prehealth journal
Applying to physical therapy school