Physical Therapy Schools in Massachusetts



American International College Physical Therapy Program

Physical Therapy Program
1000 State Street
Springfield, MA 01109-9983

CAPTE: Accredited
Designation: Private
Program Contact: Carol A Jobe, PhD, Interim Director and Dean of the School of Health Sciences
Phone: 413-205-3320
Fax: 413-205-3957
Email: carol.jobe@aic.edu
Completion: Doctorate in Physical Therapy
Credits: 119
PTCAS: No
Class Size: 35
Requirements: Baccalaureate degree, minimum overall Undergraduate cumulative GPA 3.2, minimum prerequisite science GPA 3.0, two clinical observations at a minimum of 10 hours each
Website: http://www.aic.edu/academics/hs/physical_therapy/dpt


Boston University Physical Therapy Program

Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training
635 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

CAPTE: Accredited
Designation: Private
Program Contact: Julie Ann Starr, PT, MS, CCS, Program Director
Phone: 617-353-2720
Fax: 617-353-9463
Email: pt@bu.edu
Completion: Doctorate in Physical Therapy
Credits: 91
PTCAS: Yes
Class Size: 30
Requirements: Baccalaureate degree, minimum prerequisite GPA 3.0, minimum GRE combined score of 800 for the verbal and quantitative sections with minimum 400 in each section, 30 hours of PT observation
Website: http://www.bu.edu/sargent/academics/programs/physical-therapy-athletic-training/doctor-of-physical-therapy/


MGH Institute of Health Professions Physical Therapy Program

Department of Physical Therapy
Charlestown Navy Yard
36 1st Avenue
Boston, MA 02129

CAPTE: Accredited
Designation: Private
Program Contact:
Phone: 617-726-8009
Fax: 617-724-6321
Email: entrydpt@mghihp.edu
Completion: Doctorate in Physical Therapy, t-DPT
Credits: 100
PTCAS: Yes
Class Size: 40-60
Requirements: Baccalaureate degree, 10 hours PT observation
Website: http://www.mghihp.edu/academics/physical-therapy/


Northeastern University Physical Therapy Program

Department of Physical Therapy
6 Robinson Hall, Rm 301C
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

CAPTE: Accredited
Designation: Public
Program Contact: Maura Daly Iversen, PT, DPT, SD, MPH, Professor and Chair
Phone: 617-373-3160
Fax: 617-373-3161
Email: m.iversen@neu.edu
Completion: Doctorate in Physical Therapy
Credits: 123
PTCAS: No
Class Size: 20
Requirements: Baccalaureate degree, minimum prerequisite GPA 3.0
Website: http://www.northeastern.edu/bouve/healthprofessions/dept/PT_Welcome.html


Simmons College Physical Therapy Program

Department of Physical Therapy
300 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115

CAPTE: Accredited
Designation: Private
Program Contact:
Phone: 617-521-2638
Fax: 617-521-3137
Email: annette.iglarsh@simmons.edu
Completion: Doctorate in Physical Therapy, t-DPT
Credits: 99
PTCAS: Yes
Class Size: around 30
Requirements: Baccalaureate degree, minimum overall Undergraduate cumulative GPA 3.0, minimum prerequisite sciences GPA 3.0, minimum GRE score of 500 for the verbal and quantitative sections and 4.0 in the analytical section
Website: http://www.simmons.edu/shs/academics/physical-therapy/


Springfield College Physical Therapy Program

Department of Physical Therapy
263 Alden Street
Springfield, MA 01109

CAPTE: Accredited
Designation: Private
Program Contact: Julia Chevan, Chair
Phone: 413-748-3590
Fax: 413-748-3371
Email: jchevan@spfldcol.edu
Completion: Doctorate in Physical Therapy
Credits: 118
PTCAS: No
Class Size: 38
Requirements: Baccalaureate degree, minimum overall Undergraduate cumulative GPA 3.0, minimum prerequisite GPA 3.0, minimum GRE score of 500 for the verbal and quantitative sections
Website: http://www.spfldcol.edu/pt


University of Massachusetts Physical Therapy Program

Department of Physical Therapy
3 Solomont Way, Suite 5
Lowell MA 01854

CAPTE: Accredited
Designation: Public
Program Contact: Dr. Keith W. Hallbourg
Phone: 978-934-4402
Fax: 978-934-3006
Email: keith_hallbourg@uml.edu
Completion: Doctorate in Physical Therapy
Credits: 98
PTCAS: No
Class Size:
Requirements: Baccalaureate degree, minimum overall Undergraduate cumulative GPA 3.0, minimum undergraduate sciences GPA 3.0, minimum GRE combined score of 870 for the verbal and quantitative sections, 35 hours PT observation
Website: http://www.uml.edu/college/she/PT/