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 attempt.
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.
Help patients perform at their absolute best as a physical therapist.
Coyote athletic trainer Kylea Sheley was recognized as the recipient of the Harry E. Settles Contributor of the Year award during the Doctor of Physical Therapy Hooding Ceremony.
USD Physical Therapy, in collaboration with Sanford Health, developed a PT Sports Residency. Residents will work directly with USD student athletes and work at Sanford POWER in Sioux Falls. First review of applications begins December 1.
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.