Evidence-Based Curriculum - The curriculum is infused with current physical therapy evidence. Students become comfortable with reading and applying research evidence pertinent to the practice of physical therapy.
Independent Study Credits -The independent study offers a means for students to pursue both academic and clinical interests beyond the scope of course work in the program under the direction of a faculty advisor. The content and methods of study for this course will vary and are arranged by the student and advisor. Areas of study may include cardiopulmonary, orthopaedics, neurology, pediatrics, women's health, or other fields of study. Click here for descriptions of sample Independent Studies.
Research Projects - Students successfully complete a research project with a partner(s) and under the advisement of a faculty member. The project begins in the summer of the 1st year and is completed the spring of the 3rd year. Click here for a complete of past research project titles.
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