Physical Therapy

Physical therapists have become a key member of most health care teams in the 21st century. The Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Maryville University is located in St. Louis, one of the top medical centers in the nation. Students enter in their freshman year and progress through the six-and-one-half-year program that integrates a liberal arts pre-professional curriculum with over 40 weeks of full-time clinical education. Clinical settings include hospitals, outpatient clinics, skilled nursing facilities, school settings and rehab centers.

Why Choose Physical Therapy At Maryville University

Throughout your studies at Maryville, you can expect a student-centered, academically rigorous and market-relevant education focused on your personal and career and goals.

  • Expert faculty members are passionate about mentoring and helping each student identify a strong career path.
  • Professional connections are emphasized in learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom.
  • We are committed to a technology-forward learning environment.
  • Maryville continually updates curriculums with input from business and professional leaders to keep pace with the needs of employers.