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Pre-physical Therapy

BA Biology (30 hours in major; 8 in prerequisites; 20 in co-requisites; 14.5 - 16 hours in minor)

PrerequisitesCredits
BIOL 151 General Biology: Organisms to Ecosystems 4
BIOL 152 General Biology: Cellular Biology and Genetics 4
Total 8
Co-requisitesCredits
CHEM 151 General Chemistry I 4
CHEM 152 General Chemistry II 4
PHYS 151 General Physics I 4
PHYS 152 General Physics II 4
MATH 181 Calculus I 4
Total 20
Required Major CourrsesCredits
BIOL 217, 218 Human Anatomy and Physiology I & II 4, 4
BIOL 251 Genetics 4
BIOL 482 Senior Capstone: Senior Seminar 2
PHED 330 Physiology of Exercise 4
PHED 341 Kinesiology 4
BIOL xxx Electives 8
Total 30
Pre-physical Therapy/Athletic Training Minor CoursesCredits
PHED 246 Care, Prevention & Management of Athletic Injuries 2
PHED 308 First Aid and Safety (2) or PHED 108 First Aid/CPR/AED (.5) 2 or 0.5
PHED 247 Recognition and Evaluation of Athletic Injuries 4
PHED 347 Therapeutic Modalities 2
PHED 348 Therapeutic Exercise Management of Injuries 2
PHED 281 Pre-PT Field Experience I 2
PHED 381 Pre-PT Field Experience II 2
Total 14.5 - 16

Pre-physical Therapy: A pre-physical therapy track is available for students who are interested in pursuing graduate studies in physical therapy. A number of courses in physical education/athletic training are required for this track. For further information on the pre-physical therapy program contact Dr. Aaron Sullivan.


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