As a DPT-Entry student at WesternU you’ll have the opportunity to apply your knowledge and refine your skills during clinical education experiences in the 2nd, 6th, 8th and 9th semesters of the curriculum.
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
|*Setting in the 8th semester will be whichever was not experienced in the 6th semester
**Settings in the 8th & 9th semesters may be switched with each other
These clinical settings and experiences were selected as they represent the foundational areas of physical therapy practice and will prepare you for the National Physical Therapy Examination and to work in a variety of settings upon graduation.
Our students gain clinical experience at more than 300 facilities across the country, from California to New York, plus Hawaii and Alaska. At these facilities our students gain clinical experience in a variety of settings including rehabilitation centers, hospitals, private practices, Indian reservations and more!
With the early and lengthy exposure to clinical experience gained as a part of WesternU’s DPT program you will be more than prepared to meet the demands of your career in physical therapy!
-Student, DPT 2010