Course Schedule & Course Descriptions

Course Descriptions

View Physical Therapy course descriptions.

Course Title Credits

First Year

Summer Semester

PH TH 6010 Professional Practice I 1
PH TH 6040 6040 Anatomy 5
PH TH 6060 6060 Pathophysiology 5

Fall Semester

PH TH 7070 Tests and Measures 5
PH TH 6080 Pathokinesiology 5
PH TH 6090 Research and Evidence Based Practice 4
PH TH 7100 Teaching and Learning I Service-Learning 1
PH TH 6800 Clinical Experience I 1

Spring Semester

PH TH 7050 Neuroanatomy 5
PH TH 7110 Intervention I: Physical Agents 3
PH TH 7120 Intervention II: Therapeutic Exercise 4
PH TH 6140 Diagnostic Testing and Imaging for Physical Therapists 2
PH TH 7910 Doctoral Seminar I 1
PH TH 6820 Clinical Experience II (optional) 1

Second Year

Summer Semester

PH TH 7810 Internship I 9
PH TH 6820 Clinical Experience II (optional) 1
PH TH 6830 Clinical Experience III (optional) 1

Fall Semester

PH TH 7200 Motor Control 4
PH TH 7280 Physical Therapy Topics I
(Rheumatology, Infectious disease, Oncology, etc.)
2
PH TH 7290 Cardiovascular/Pulmonary Management 4
PH TH 6130 Pharmacotherapeutics 2
PH TH 7230 Integumentary Management 2
PH TH 7920 Doctoral Seminar II 1
PH TH 6025 Professional Practice II 1
PH TH 6820 Clinical Experience II (optional) 1
PH TH 6830 Clinical Experience III (optional) 1
PH TH 6850 Clinical Experience IV (optional) 1

Spring Semester

PH MD 6300 Adjusting to Disability 3
PHTH 7240 Musculoskeletal Management 5
PHTH 7250 Management in Pediatrics 3
PHTH 7260 Management in Geriatrics 2
PHTH 7270 Teaching and Learning II Service-Learning 2
PHTH 7930 Doctoral Seminar III 1
PHTH 6820 Clinical Experience II (optional) 1
PHTH 6830 Clinical Experience III (optional) 1
PHTH 6850 Clinical Experience IV (optional) 1

Third Year

Summer Semester

PH TH 7840 Internship II 9
PH TH 6820 Clinical Experience II (optional) 1
PH TH 6830 Clinical Experience III (optional) 1
PH TH 6850 Clinical Experience IV (optional) 1

Fall Semester

PH TH 7220 Intervention III: Advanced Techniques 2
PH TH 7300 Neuromuscular Management 5
PH TH 7310 Administration in Physical Therapy 3
PH TH 7330 Physical Therapy Topics II
(men's and women's health, wellness, etc.)
2
PH TH 7940 Doctoral Seminar IV 1
PH TH 6820 Clinical Experience II (optional) 1
PH TH 6830 Clinical Experience III (optional) 1
PH TH 6850 Clinical Experience IV (optional) 1

Spring Semester

PH TH 7860 Internship III 6
PH TH 7880 Internship IV 6

Electives

PH TH 7960 Independent Study 1-5
PH TH 7980 Faculty Consultation 1-3