Optimizing movement to improve the human experience.
Physical therapy is a rewarding field that is projected to grow by 34 percent over the next 10 years. Through our faculty experts and small class sizes, you will learn the skills you need to care for patients. In fact, over the past five years, 98.7 percent of our students passed the National Physical Therapy Exam on the first try.
As a physical therapy student, you will:
By the time you graduate, you'll enter the physical therapy field with the well-rounded background necessary to succeed.
Dustin Little, a physical therapy graduate and now director of rehabilitation for the Denver Broncos, advanced to the big leagues after excelling in the musculoskeletal and sports courses offered at USD.
Our students have outstanding outcomes after our program. Their graduation rate, board passage rate and employment rate are all at or near 100 percent.
The Department of Physical Therapy at The University of South Dakota is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org.