The University of Southern California provides a mostly online Doctor of Physical Therapy program that combines online curriculum with hands-on immersion practices. This program comprises six semesters and two summer sessions. Students participate in online discussions, virtual classrooms and meet about ten times on campus over the course of the degree program. Topics range from neurologic and musculoskeletal disorders to case-based instruction and clinical rotations.
% OnlineMostly Online
Program Accreditation & Licensing
Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s), Essay/Writing Sample, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)
- This program requires ten on-campus immersion experiences (60 days over a 3-year period).