Essential Functions


The Maryville University Physical Therapy Program seeks to admit and retain students who have the ability to become highly competent physical therapists. Essential functions, skills, and abilities ensure that the student possesses all of the necessary attributes of the academic program required for graduation.

Essential functions, skills, and abilities refer to the physical, cognitive, and behavioral abilities required for satisfactory completion of all aspects of the curriculum and the development of professional attributes required by the faculty of all students.

It is the responsibility of the student with disabilities to request accommodations he/she feels are reasonable and are needed to execute the essential requirements.