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Doctor of Physical Therapy

Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT)


The Doctorate in Physical Therapy is a 111-semester credit program. The program’s mission is to prepare students for autonomous practice across the lifespan. Students in the program and graduates from the program will apply and contribute to evidence-based practice while epitomizing the art of physical therapy. Graduates will embody lifelong learning and will be leaders in education, scholarship, and Christian service within their communities.  The program's motto is: Follow in the footsteps of the greatest Healer the world has ever known.


Program Length

111 Credits


On Campus

Meet Program Director Dr. Peter Rundquist, PT, Ph.D.

Learn More About CSP Global


  • The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Concordia University, St. Paul is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100, Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: [email protected]; website:

    If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 651-641-8850 or email [email protected].

  • Class of 2022
    Graduation rate 96.9%
    1st time pass rate 90.3%
    Overall pass rate 100%
    Employment rate TBD

    Class of 2021
    Graduation rate 96.9%
    1st time pass rate 96.8%
    Overall pass rate 100%
    Employment rate 100%

    Class of 2020
    Graduation rate 100%
    1st time pass rate 90.3%
    Overall pass rate 100%
    Employment rate 100%

    2 year average
    Graduation rate (2021 and 2022) 96.9%
    Overall pass rate (2021 and 2022) 100%
    Employment rate (2020 and 2021) 100%

Program Details


Classes consist of lectures, discussions, laboratory, and clinical activities.

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Financial Fact Sheet

Download a full DPT financial informational guide.

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All-New DPT Facilities

Explore CSP Global’s freshly renovated DPT facilities, located on the 5th floor of Ries Tower.

Meet our faculty

Dr. Peter Rundquist, PT, PhD

Program Director & Professor of Physical Therapy

Jeanne Lojovich, PT, PhD

Assistant Director Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

Dr. Lyndsey Vandenberg, DPT, EdD

Director of Clinical Education & Professor of Physical Therapy

All DPT Faculty & Staff

Our world-class faculty use their decades of experience to nurture your success from the first day of class all the way to graduation— and beyond.

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Questions, Complaints, and Grievances

CSP Global is committed to providing outstanding education. If you have a question, concern, or complaint about your education experience at CSP Global, we encourage you to speak to your program administrator. CSP Global’s Grievance Procedures for Students can be found here or you may register a complaint with CAPTE here.