Acquire the clinical, professional and critical inquiry skills you'll need for a career as a physical therapist.
UND's competitive and highly-successful physical therapy program is accredited by the CAPTE. 100% of our licensed physical therapy graduates report employment within 12 months of graduation.
- Program type:
- Doctoral Degree
- On Campus
- Est. time to complete:
- 6.5 years | 3 years pre-PT and 3.5 years professional program
- Credit hours:
- 90 (pre-physical therapy); 125 (professional program)
Why earn a doctorate in physical therapy?
Physical Therapy D.P.T. at UND
Participate in direct delivery of physical therapy services in a variety of settings.
Choose from over 250 clinical sites across North Dakota and the U.S.
Take classes in the state-of-the-art School of Medicine & Health Sciences building.
Gain advanced knowledge and skills in the Sports Physical Therapy Residency program.
The Physical Therapy program at UND is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).
Careers as a Physical Therapist
Physical Therapy Courses
Work Worth Doing
When Kayana Trottier transferred to the University of North Dakota, she followed her passion for physical therapy despite the challenges in her personal life. Now she's set to graduate and pursue her dream of being a physical therapist thanks to her hard work and the help of others.