UNCG’s program in pre-physical therapy prepares students for admission to physical therapy programs throughout the United States. Interested students are encouraged to contact a program representative prior to registering for first semester classes.

The Student Experience

  • Prepare for the application and entry to any physical therapy school in the nation.
  • Receive expert advising in planning your academic program and navigating the application process to physical therapy school.
  • Get help identifying available opportunities to obtain health career experience required for application to physical therapy school, including:
    • Hospitals
    • Rehabilitation clinics
    • Public and private schools
    • Care facilities for older adults
    • Private medical and physical therapy practices
  • Program participants typically attended physical therapy programs at the following institutions:
    • The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    • Duke University
    • East Carolina University
    • Western Carolina University
    • Elon University
    • Winston-Salem State University

Additional Information

N.C. institutions that offer programs for a Master of Science (MS) in Occupational Therapy:

  • East Carolina University
  • Lenoir-Rhyne University
  • The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Winston-Salem State University