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Admissions Process - DPT Program

Please submit the following information in order to be considered for admission to the DPT Program.
*In addition to these items, an interview will be scheduled.

Note: The application deadline is May 1, 2014 for the August 2014 class.


Official Transcripts

Submit official transcripts from an accredited institution stating the conferral of a Bachelor’s degree.

Additionally, submit all official transcripts from institutions where required prerequisite coursework was completed (if different from Bachelor's degree institution).

*To be considered official, transcripts must be received in a sealed envelope from the institution

GRE Scores

Submit GRE scores to Concordia using institution code 6114.

*Exam must be taken within the last 5 years

Observation Hours

Submit one hundred (100) physical therapy observation hours using this form.

Letters of Recommendation

Submit two (2) letters of professional recommendation.

Follow the instructions on this form when asking for letters.

  • One letter must be from a current Physical Therapist


Admissions Requirements

Prerequisite Coursework

  • Chemistry (2 courses with lab)
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology (2 sequenced courses)
  • Physics (2 courses with lab)
  • Psychology and a second behavioral/social science
  • Statistics

Grade Point Average

  • Prerequisite Coursework GPA: ≥ 3.0

    Note: All prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of at least a C as well as a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.

  • Cumulative: ≥ 3.0
  • Note: All undergraduate coursework must combine to a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.

Transfer Credit

Transfer credit will not be accepted to apply toward DPT curriculum completion.


After Acceptance

Accepted students are required to submit a $300 tuition deposit by August 1, 2014. Submit payment online, by mail or in person. Checks should be made payable to Concordia University.

Please submit application materials to Concordia:

by mail:

Concordia University
Office of Admissions, DPT Program
1282 Concordia Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55104                                                                

by email:
by fax: 651-603-6320


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