Physical TherapyWestern Health Sciences

Combined Master of Physical Therapy/Doctor of Philosophy (PT/PhD)

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Administered through the Graduate Program in Health & Rehabilitation Sciences, the combined MPT/PhD program allows students the
opportunity to obtain a research-based doctoral degree and professional qualifications to practice as a registered Physical Therapist (PT).

This program typically takes five years to complete, with students receiving their MPT degree after the fourth year.