Dual Program in PT and AT – Curriculum

Curriculum:

Course Title Hrs.
Year 1, Term 1 (Summer)
AT 501 Risk Management and Emergency Care for Athletes 3
AT 511 Advanced AT Techniques 2
AT 521 Functional Human Anatomy I 2
AT 523 Therapeutic Exercise I 1
AT 531 Pathology/Evaluation of Athletic Injury I 3
AT 552 Therapeutic Modalities 3
  Subtotal 14
Year 1, Term 2 (Fall)
PT 603 Gross Human Anatomy I 4
PT 607 Examination and Intervention 4
PT 623 Histophysiological Aspects of Movement I 3
PT 643 Evidence-Based Practice: Introduction to Research Design 3
PT 653 Professional Issues I 3
PT 690 Medical Foundations I 1
PT 761 Clinical Conference I 1
AT 591 Clinical Field Experience I – MSAT/DPT 2
  Subtotal 21
Year 1, Term 3 (Spring)
PT 604 Gross Human Anatomy II 4
PT 610 Musculoskeletal System I 3
PT 624 Histophysiological Aspects of Movement II 3
PT 656 Clinical Practicum I 1
PT 672 Functional Neuroanatomy 3
PT 694 Medical Foundations II 1
PT 685 Psychosocial Aspects of Physical Therapy 2
AT 592 Clinical Field Experience II – MSAT/DPT 2
  Subtotal 19
Year 2, Term 1 (Summer)
AT 624 Therapeutic Exercise II 2
AT 631 Pathology/Evaluation of Athletic Injury II 3
AT 643 Advanced Rehabilitation of Athletic Injury 3
  Subtotal 8
Year 2, Term 2 (Fall)
PT 709 Musculoskeletal System II 3
PT 721 Pathology 3
PT 751 Clinical Practicum II 1
PT 762 Clinical Conference II 1
PT 771 Adult Neurotherapeutics 4
PT 790 Gait Analysis and Biomechanics 3
PT 796 Evidence-Based Practice I 1
AT 571 Sports Nutrition 3
AT 593 Clinical Field Experience III – MSAT/DPT 2
  Subtotal 21
Year 2, Term 3 (Spring)
PT 703 Pediatric Physical Therapy 4
PT 710 Musculoskeletal System III 4
PT 733 Professional Issues II 1
PT 752 Clinical Practicum III 1
PT 797 Evidence-Based Practice II 1
PT 892 Medical Foundations III 2
AT 504 Psych Intervention/Referral in AT 2
AT 514 Pharmacology in AT 2
AT 594 Clinical Field Experience IV – MSAT/DPT 2
  Subtotal 20
Year 3, Term 1 (Summer)
PT 753 Clinical Internship I 3
  Subtotal 3
Year 3, Term 2 (Fall)
PT 744 Prosthetics and Orthotics 2
PT 821 Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy 3
PT 831 Professional Issues III 2
PT 861 Clinical Conference III 1
PT 881 Advanced Topics 1
PT 882 Comprehensive Examination 1
PT 893 Evidence-Based Practice III 2
AT 633 Clinical Medicine 3
AT 745 Industrial Rehabilitation/Ergonomics 2
  Subtotal 17
Year 3, Term 3 (Spring)
PT 832 Establishing a Physical Therapy Practice/Direct Access 3
AT 670 Health Care Administration 2
AT 691 Clinical Field Experience V – MSAT/DPT 6
AT 711 Theories and Practice of Conditioning Athletes 3
  Subtotal 14
Year 4, Term 1 (Summer)
PT 855 Clinical Internship III 6
  Subtotal 6
Year 4, Term 2 (Fall)
AT 692 Clinical Field Experience VI – MSAT/DPT 4
AT 774 Senior Seminar 1
  Subtotal 5
  Total Credit Hours 148