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Professional Program - Physical Therapy Degree: DPT*

Year 4

First Semester Sem. Hrs. Second Semester Sem. Hrs.
BISC 7130
Gross Anatomy
5 BISC 4120
Pharmacology
3
BIOL 3701
Human Physiology*
4 BISC 3150
General Pathology***
3
PHTH 7503
Patient Management I
3

PHTH 7504
Patient Management II

2
PHTH 7512
Culture/Disability
3 (DC) PHTH 7515
Pathophysiology
2
PHTH 7513
Health Policy
3 PHTH 7516
Geriatric Rehabilitation
2

PHIL 4336**
Medical Ethics

1 PHTH 7525
Kinesiology I
3
Total: 14-19 PHTH 7528
Tests & Measures
2
    Total: 17

*BIOL 3701 is required for physiological science majors. BISC 4145 may be taken by DPT-3 students in spring in lieu of BIOL 3701

**PHIL 4336 to be done during or before year 4 to meet Health Science requirement Other colleges require PHIL 4336/THEO 4450 before year 4

***BISC majors take BISC 4160 Molecular Pathology during 4th year and BISC 3150 General Pathology during junior year.

Summer Session

Session 1 Sem. Hrs. Session 2 Sem. Hrs.
PHTH 7522
Evidence Based Decision Making I
2 PHTH 7560
Physical Technologies/Electro
4
PHTH 7549
Differential Diagnosis
2

PHTH 7577
Wounds/Management/
Integumentary PT

2
PHTH 7539
Diagnostic Imaging & Testing
3 Total: 6
Total: 7

Year 5

First Semester Sem. Hrs. Second Semester Sem. Hrs.
(12 wks classroom/4 wks clinic)
PHTH 7518
Physiology of Activity
3 PHTH 7533
Orthopedics II
4
PHTH 7523
EB Decision Making II
1 PHTH 7558 Neuroanatomy 4
PHTH 7505
PT Management III
2 PHTH 7570
Advanced Kinesiology
4
PHTH 7532
Orthopedics I
4 PHTH 7530
Pain Mechanisms & Treatment
2
PHTH 7526
Kinesiology II
3 PHTH 7555
Lifespan Development
2
PHTH 7986-101
Internship in Physical Therapy I (4 weeks)
4 PHTH 7667
Neurological Rehab I
2
Total: 17 Total: 18

Summer Session

PHTH 7986-102 Internship in Physical Therapy II (10 weeks): 10 credits

Year 6

First Semester Sem. Hrs. Second Semester Sem. Hrs.
PHTH 7668
Neurological Rehab II
4 PHTH 7986-103
Internship in Physical Therapy III (9 weeks)°
9
PHTH 7674
Critically Appraising & Contributing to the Evidence of Clinical Practice
3 PHTH 7986-104
Internship in Physical Therapy IV (9 weeks)°
9
PHTH 7675
Pediatrics Disorders/Intervention Strategies
4   Total: 18
PHTH 7682
Cardiovascular & Pulmonary PT
3

°One in a multidisciplinary inpatient setting; one in the setting of the student's choice

PHTH 7684
Clinical Issues & Decision Making
2
PHTH 7932
Advanced electives
0-2
Total: 16-18

Total Credit Hours: 126-128

Schedule subject to change



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Marquette University Program in Physical Therapy
Schroeder Complex, 346
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
Phone: (414) 288-7161
Fax: (414) 288-5987