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Admission is highly selective and enrollment in the DPT program is limited to 42 students. To be eligible for admission, students must have earned a bachelor's degree by the start of the program.

The Doctor of Physical Therapy program Admissions Committee considers the following factors in the selection process:

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We do not require the GRE for admission into the program

The Physical Therapy program does not grant advanced standing nor accept transfer students from other physical therapy programs.


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Ni'Cole Sims

Assistant Director of Graduate & Professional Admissions

Direct Line 503.352.7225

General Line 1.800.933.9308 or 503.352.2900


Class of 2016 Profile

Women 76%
Men 24%
Average Age 25
Science/Stats GPA 3.67
Last 45 Semester GPA 3.81
Cumulative GPA 3.69
Oregon Residents 62%
Applications Received 800+
Applicants Interviewed 140+
Incoming Class Size 42
Average PT Experience for Accepted Students
Hours 300-500
PT Settings 4
PT Patient Populations 6