School of Allied Health Professions

Department of Physical Therapy



Science & Math Courses Credit Hours
Chemistry (Laboratory based, for science majors) 8
Biology/Zoology (Laboratory based, for science majors) 8
Physics (Laboratory based, for science majors) 8
Advanced Biology (Sophomore level or higher) 3
Human Anatomy 3
Human Physiology 3
Mathematics (Algebra level or above) 6
Statistics (i.e. Behavioral or Experimental) 3


Note: Credits in statistics may be used to meet Math requirements if taught in a Math Department. Credits in statistics may be used as Psychology credits if taught in the Psychology Department.

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Non Science Courses Credit Hours
English Composition 6
Advanced English Composition, Technical Writing or Exposition (Literature and poetry courses ARE NOT acceptable as meeting composition requirement.) 3
Psychology 6
Public Speaking 3