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University at Buffalo, the State University of New York

Overview

University at Buffalo, the State University of New York / Program in Physical Therapy is located in Buffalo, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 43

Earning Your Degree

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

99
Applied
45
Accepted
44
Enrolled
45%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1

Student Body

131
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0%
Black or African American 1.53%
White or Caucasian 73%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 12.98%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 9.92%

Gender

Male (48%)
Female (51%)

Faculty

14
Total faculty
Full-time - 9
Part-time - 5
Male (7)
Female (7)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Functional limitations and rehabilitation for individuals with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, juvenile arthritis and aging; neuroscience concepts as they relate to rehabilitation in stroke and cerebral palsy; neural mechanisms associated with development, aging and neuromuscular disorders; sleep apnea and episodic hypoxia as it relates to muscles in the upper airway and cardiovascular system, neurobiological changes in ventilator control
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 501 Kimball Tower
Buffalo, NY  14260
United States
Contact Dr. Kirkwood Personious
Program Director
Email: phhpadv@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-829-6742
Fax: 716-829-3217

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