Pre-Physical Therapy


Undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing physical therapy can find additional information through the Office of Prehealth Studies within the College of Arts & Sciences.

For more information, visit the Prephysical Therapy website.

For a person to contact, see Dr. Rich Sanker at or (254) 710-2429.

Undergraduate students also may wish to pursue the Health Science Studies program in the Department of Health, Human Performance, and Recreation.

For more information, visit the Health Science Studies website.

For a specific person to contact, see Dr. Barb Symm at or (254) 710-4594.


Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

Baylor University's Graduate School offers an innovative and accelerated DPT program that allows completion on your degree requirements in two years. Our blended learning format combines best practices in distance education, on-campus lab immersion sessions in Dallas, Texas, and clinical education experiences available nationwide to prepare you as a future Doctor of Physical Therapy and servant leader in this remarkable profession. Additionally, the program includes a trip or two to our Waco campus. Our DPT education program allows you to complete the program from anywhere in the country. Learn more at Questions about the DPT Program can be emailed to

Army-Baylor Physical Therapy

At the graduate level, Baylor offers both a Master's and a Doctoral degree jointly administered with the U.S. Army. For more information, click here:

For more information, visit the U.S. Army-Baylor University Doctoral Program website.

For a person to contact, see Dr. Denny Kramer, Assistant Dean in the Graduate School, at or (254) 710-4178.