Admission Requirements—
Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

Admissions requirements include:

  • Completed Application:
  • Current U.S. Physical Therapy license
  • Minimum of a 3.0 GPA from the applicant's entry-level physical therapy program
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Portfolio  PDF document
    (portfolio is waved for MPS and MPT Upstate Alumni unless elective credit is requested)

    The portfolio consists of:

    • Summary of the applicant's clinical, academic and professional experiences
    • Highlighting competencies compatible with the expectations of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree

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"I chose Upstate because the environment was very welcoming and it seemed like a great environment to learn. The faculty are great and willing to help anyone."
Kristina Wulff, Class of 2011


Room 1215, Weiskotten Hall
Phone: 315 464-4570