Ph.D. On Campus

Physical Therapy

Utica College Online

36 months
35324 USD/year
35324 USD/year
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The Department of Physical Therapy offers two doctoral programs at the Utica College Online, each leading to the clinical doctorate in PT. 


Key facts:

  • Each Physical Therapy program at the Utica College Online is distinct, offering education to meet the needs of the learners, whether on campus for entrance into the profession (entry level) or through a combined residency and online model for the practicing clinician who aspires to have the degree commensurate with the requirement for the future of PT.
  • Each program is contributing to the community of learners both near and far. Students in the entry level program are involved in clinical experiences nationally and internationally; students in the post professional program have access to the finest curriculum and faculty from any location in the world, once the initial residency weekend is completed.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Clinical Sciences Foundation 
  • Movement Science 
  • Prevention, Health Promotion and Wellness 
  • Caring for the Community I 
  • Clinical Sciences: Neuromuscular 
  • Case Analysis: Neuromuscular 
  • Motor Development, Learning and Control
  • Evidence in Clinical Practice II 
  • Neuromuscular Systems 
  • NeurmuscuLar Systems II 
  • Caring for the Community Ill 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher from an accredited institution.
  • 2 personal recommendations
  • Knowledge of the profession through work or volunteer experience. A broad overview of the profession is preferable to experience in a limited area. More than one experience is required (total 40 hours). Complete a Clinical Observation Sheet for each experience. Complete at least 10 hours in an inpatient setting with the remainder of the 40 hours in another setting such as an outpatient setting, a school, etc.
  • An academic history that includes the courses listed below. All courses should have been taken through the appropriate departments, e.g. Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35324 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17662 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    35324 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17662 USD per semester during 36 months.

Living costs for Utica

854 - 1863 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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