|General Entrance Requirements for DPT Programs
|Prerequisite Courses (vary per institution)
|Required Observation Hours (vary per institution)
|Examples of Leadership
|Strong Letters of Recommendation
A Personal Statement
|MSU Pre-PT Advising
|One on One, individualized meetings.
|Navigating prerequisites for application into the professional schools of your choice.
|Discussing plans for observation, campus involvement, letters of recommendation, and other competitive factors.
|Set up periodic appointments once or twice a year to plan out a timeline for completion of prerequisites, observation, GRE testing, and professional school applications.
|Guidance with professional school resumes and personal statements.
For assistance in planning a pre-PT path at MSU, contact Claire Palmer
Additional Resources and Information:
- More information about a career in Physical Therapy can be found at Explore Health Careers.
- For Mississippi Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Admissions:
- For a directory of more accredited Physical Therapy schools and their requirements