Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy
The College of Saint Scholastica

Program Details

The College of Saint Scholastica offers the online Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy. Designed with the needs of practicing physical therapists in mind, this program is streamlined to offer clinicians a bridge between their bachelor's or master's degree preparation and the Doctor of Physical Therapy curriculum.

Degree Courses:

  • Pharmacology for Physical Therapists
  • Professional Integration
  • Evidence Based Practice
  • Differential Screening
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Health Policy

Through the above courses, you will improve your knowledge in pharmacology, diagnostic imaging, health policy, evidence-based practice and diagnosis. As a result, job prospects will improve.


  • A degree in physical therapy
  • Current unrestricted license to practice physical therapy in the United States
  • Employed at least one year, full time equivalent (2,080 hours) as a licensed physical therapist in the United States.

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission