Marymount University

School of Health Professions

Physical Therapy


Marymount University, 2807 N. Glebe Rd.

Arlington, VA 22207

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Doctor of Physical Therapy program utilizes a modified problem-based curriculum unique to the region. The mission of the Physical Therapy program is to prepare doctors of physical therapy, grounded in the evidence-based practice, who are health care practitioners of choice for individuals with conditions affecting movement and function. Clinical activities are integrated throughout the three-year curriculum. Integrated part-time clinical experiences take place in local physical therapy clinics and coincide directly with didactic learning activities. Clinical full-time practicums take place in clinics locally, nationally, and internationally. The majority of full-time clinical placements occur within the greater metropolitan Washington area and nearby states. Students complete full-time practicums in 8- or 12-week rotations, at three different clinic sites. Study Abroad opportunities also available.


The D.P.T. program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).

International Student Requirements:


Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 96

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $35,600/per year USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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