Physical Therapy, Pre-Professional Program

This program is designed for students interested in pursuing physical therapy. A major in Kinesiology and Nutrition Science is recommended.

Common prerequisites for application to physical therapy programs include:

  • general biology
  • one year anatomy/physiology
  • one year general chemistry
  • one year physics
  • three semesters psychology
  • one semester statistics

Electives should be carefully selected with advisor's guidance about current requirements for entry to the physical therapy programs of choice.

See the Kinesiology and Nutrition Science major, pre physical therapy emphasis for more information.

Contact

Patricia Van Oosbree
Chair of Kinesiology & Nutrition Science Department
113 Graham Athletic Center
562.907.4969
pvanoosbree@whittier.edu