Marjorie Edwards PT ’21: School of Physical Therapy & Athletic Training Class Valedictorian

Marjorie Edwards PT '21Marjorie Edwards PT ’21, who is from Tualatin, Ore., was selected as physical therapy class valedictorian by Pacific University’s School of Physical Therapy & Athletic Training.  

“Marjorie Edwards earned the highest cumulative GPA among her respective cohort. She is appointed as the class valedictorian as a result of her commendable academic achievement,” said nominators.

Edwards, who graduated in May 2021, also served as a physical therapy class tutor.

“My own study habits received a massive overhaul at the start of my program, and as a tutor, I hope to help my peers navigate the demands of a graduate program more quickly and efficiently than I did,” said Edwards.

The doctor of physical therapy program prepares well-rounded candidates for certification and licensure as healthcare professionals who can deliver person-centered care. Pacific offers a curriculum that is balanced in the areas of orthopedic, neurologic, and general physical therapy with attention to the needs of pediatric patients, geriatric patients, and other special populations.

Tuesday, May 18, 2021