Oct 31, 2020  
NSU Catalog 2020-2021 
NSU Catalog 2020-2021

Physical Therapy (Pre-)

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With a career in physical therapy, you'll help people return to their full physical potential, guiding them to a life of health and wellness. While pre-physical therapy is not a major itself, we'll match you with a degree program and the necessary coursework required to prepare you for admission into a school of physical therapy.


This program will be a good fit if you:

  • Are compassionate and caring for others
  • Can adapt to changes in demands of healthcare professions
  • Work well with others
  • Are service-oriented and enjoy working with people
  • Are knowledgeable and enjoy continuous learning
  • Have strong critical thinking and decision-making skills
  • Are instructional and socially perceptive

With a physical therapy degree, you could also work in the areas of:

  • Athletic training
  • Audiology
  • Exercise physiology

Students in our pre-physical therapy program often major in:

And minor in:

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