Pre-Physical Therapy

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Our Prephysical Therapy Program is designed for those students who desire to attend physical therapy school upon undergraduate degree completion. We offer several services in order to prepare students for the often rigorous journey in becoming a physical therapist, including:

Prephysical therapy students are encouraged to select a major in which they feel they will excel. PrePT students can choose a major in either the science or nonscience disciplines. Regardless of major chosen, prePT students will still need to complete the required courses for our prephysical therapy program in addition to the courses needed for their major degree plan. The following link has information on these courses for the 2022-2023 academic year 2022-2023 pre-physical therapy planner.

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

To view the Pre-Physical Therapy Designation Packet, click here:

Pre-PT Packet

Prehealth Programs

(254) 710-3659

Mailing Address
One Bear Place #97341
Waco, TX 76798-7108

Office Location
BSB B111