Dual Admission Viewbook

Dual Admissions Viewbook

Contact Dual Admission

Jessica Sanders
Coordinator of Special Programs

(954) 262-7997
jsanders@nova.edu

Undergraduate Admissions
Nova Southeastern University
Horvitz Administration Bldg.
3301 College Avenue
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33314

Physical Therapy Dual Admission Program

Dual Admission – Physical Therapy

Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Physical Therapy

The entry-level doctor of physical therapy (D.P.T.) combined degree is a seven-year program. Candidates will follow a prescribed course of study in undergraduate biology. Students will receive a doctoral degree in physical therapy after they complete three years of training at the College of Health Care Sciences.

OVERVIEW OF REQUIREMENTS
Degrees: Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Doctor of Physical Therapy (D.P.T.)
Years to Complete 4+3
ACT/SAT and GPA 25/1150 and 3.5
Student Type Day
Years Math
Years Science
Years English
4
3
4
Required Courses: 2 SCIENCE + 1 MATH Biology*, Chemistry, Algebra II
Required Letters of Recommendation Science Teacher
Counselor
Health Professional (PT Preferred)
Preadmission Interview Yes
Dual Admission Deadline February 1st
NSU UNDERGRADUATE REQUIREMENTS TO ENTER PROFESSIONAL PROGRAM
Undergraduate Major Biology
Cumulative GPA 3.3
GPA in the Major/Science 3.3
Minimum Grade in each Prerequisite Course C
Required Test Score GRE
No less than the mean score of the previous year's entering class
Graduate Interview No
Degree Required Yes
Credits Required 120

Transfer students are not eligible to apply to the Health Professions dual admission programs.

*Trigonometry, Probability and Statistics, IB Math Analysis, and Functions may be substituted for Pre-Calculus