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Thomas Jefferson University

Department of Physical Therapy

Philadelphia, PA

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Thomas Jefferson University

Overview

Thomas Jefferson University / Department of Physical Therapy is located in Philadelphia, PA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Capstone project

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,534
Applied
130
Accepted
61
Enrolled
8%

Applying

165
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$106,664
Tuition & Fees
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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

183
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 3.83%
White or Caucasian 68%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.64%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.09%
Unknown 24.59%

Gender

Male (33%)
Female (66%)

Faculty

13
Total faculty
Full-time - 13
Part-time - 0
Male (2)
Female (11)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Motion analysis/biomedical and EMG analysis of individuals with musculoskeletal and neuromuscular impairment; scholarship of teaching and learning; clinical reasoning; PT effectiveness and outcomes research in specific patient populations: cystic fibrosis, spina bifida, stroke; global health
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
87,000

Location & Contact

Address 901 Walnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19107
United States
Contact Dr. Susan Wainwright
Chair
Email: susan.wainwright@jefferson.edu
Phone: 215-503-8961
Fax: 215-503-3499