The Master of Physical Therapy (M.P.T.) is an entry-to-practice education credential that is for individuals who do not have a previous degree in physical therapy and/or for those individuals who are not eligible to practice in Canada with their current academic preparation.
The Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Manitoba prepares generalist physical therapists with the knowledge, skills and attitudes required for entry into the profession.
experience unparalleled support from the clinical community in Manitoba
have access to state-of-the-art facilities for classroom and clinical teaching
receive a broad exposure to many clinical practice settings
Graduates demonstrate professional accountability and collaborative practice in diverse environments. They apply an evidence-based approach, seeking out new and relevant research, while evaluating and integrating the information applicable to client-centered practice. They value a commitment to life-long learning based on reflection and self-evaluation. Graduates have also been very successful in finding employment across Canada and internationally.