Physical Therapy is the practice of physical rehabilitation. Rehab is for patients recovering from injuries, intensive surgeries or those with physical conditions.
The Pre-physical Therapy program is not a specific major. It combines required prerequisites with the students' declared major. This prepares them for professional Physical Therapy school. The Bachelor of Arts program in biology accommodates almost all physical therapy prerequisite courses. Physical Therapy schools do not require a specific bachelor degree. Students will work with their advisor to combine required PT school prerequisites with their major.
Alpha Epsilon Delta is a student-led organization for students interested in Pre-Health Care programs. AED offers opportunities for intellectual and professional development. It provides a forum for students with common interests. It also extends a program of service to benefit both the Waco and the Baylor communities.
Baylor offers several Living-Learning Centers which are housing opportunities designed to place students of common interests together. The Science & Health Living-Learning Center is a residential option that's available for pre-health students. Students are able to collaborate with each other, science faculty and medical researchers.
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