Florida Gulf Coast University

College of Health Professions

Physical Therapy D.P.T.


10501 FGCU Boulevard, South

Fort Myers, FL 33965

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Physical Therapy D.P.T.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The clinical doctorate in Physical Therapy is a 3-year, 115 credit program that is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). The program utilizes a variety of instructional methods including traditional lectures, problem-based case studies and computer based instructional material to foster student learning to meet the APTA Vision 2020 of becoming Doctors of Physical Therapy.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

International Student Requirements:

Complete PTCAS application, as well as the FGCU graduate application Proof of a bachelor's degree An official transcript from all institutions attended and GRE test scores (minimum test score requirements can be found in the academic catalog) Achieved a GPA calculated for all prerequisite courses (for courses completed at the time of application) of at least 3.20 Achieved a GPA for all upper division coursework (for courses completed at the time of application) of at least 3.00 Prerequisite courses

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 115

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 371.92 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 6500 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 12400 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Fringe Rural Area

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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