Become a Physical Therapist

George Fox University's Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree is a three-year graduate-level professional program that will prepare you to be eligible for licensure and entry into contemporary physical therapy practice.

Physical Therapy clinical trainingGraduates will be trained to find employment as physical therapists in:

  • Rehabilitation centers/clinics
  • Independent outpatient clinics
  • Acute care centers
  • Skilled nursing facilities
  • Home health settings
  • Sports medicine clinics 

The Bureau of Labor Statistics anticipates an increased demand for physical therapist with an employment increase of 26% between 2016 and 2026.

We are one of only two physical therapy schools in Oregon and one of just  six  governing members  in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU) to offer a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. We are also the only Christian university in the Pacific Northwest with a physical therapy program.

Request more information about our program today!