Healthcare that helps to improve or restore mobility, relieve pain and reduce the need for surgery and prescription drugs
Physical therapists diagnose and treat individuals of all ages who have medical problems or other health-related conditions that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives. Learn more about the classes and the national exam you need to prepare for a physical therapy school or college. Also learn information about physical therapy schools and general information about physical therapy.
The prerequisites vary among the different Physical Therapy (PT) graduate programs. Learn the requirements of your respective program. You can find a list of all programs at the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service (PTCAS) Programs Directory.
- For current UM-Dearborn students, contact Tahnee Prokopow, director of Health Professions Advising or schedule an appointment online (Instructions for scheduling Pre-Health advising appointments).
- For prospective and transfer students, contact UM-Dearborn Admissions.