Pre-Physical Therapy

A.S. Degree

Communication 9 hours
  ENGL 1010 Composition I 3 hours  
  ENGL 1020 Composition II 3 hours  
  SPCH 1010 Fundamentals of Speech Comm. or other approved speech/communication course 3 hours  
Humanities and/or Fine Arts (at least one course in literature) 9 hours
Social/Behavioral Sciences 6 hours
  PSYC 1030 General Psychology 3 hours    
  Other Approved Course in Social/Behavioral Sciences 3 hours    
History 6 hours
Natural Sciences 8 hours
  BIOL 1110 General Biology I 4 hours    
  BIOL 1120 General Biology II 4 hours    
Mathematics 3 hours


MATH 1530 Introduction to Probability and Statistics 3 hours  
General Education Total 41 hours


Choose Two of the Following Three Sequences:

  • BIOL 2010, 2020 Anatomy and Physiology I and II
  • CHEM 1110, 1120 General Chemistry I and II
  • PHYS 2010, 2020 Non-calculus Based Physics I and II
16 hours  

MATH 1720 Pre-Calculus II or Higher

3 hours  
Area of Emphasis Total 19 hours
Pre-Physical Therapy Total 60 hours


Curricular Map

Semester 1 (Fall)   Semester 2 (Spring)  
English 1010: Composition I 3 English 1020: Composition II 3
BIOL 1110: General Biology I 4 BIOL 1120: General Biology II 4
MATH 1530: Probability & Statistics 3 MATH 1720: Pre-calculus II or higher 3
History 3 History  3
Subtotal Semester 1 13 Subtotal Semester 2 13
Semester 3 (Fall)   Semester 4 (Spring)  
Natural Science Sequence Elective I* 4 Literature 3
Natural Science Sequence Elective I* 4 Social/Behavioral Science 3
Introduction to General Psychology 3 Natural Science Sequence Elective II* 4
Speech 3 Natural Science Sequence II* 4
Humanities/Fine Arts 3 Humanities/Fine Arts


Subtotal Semester 3 14 Subtotal Semester 4 14
    Total Credit Hours 60

*Choose two of the following three sequences:
-BIOL 1110, 1120 General Biology I and II
-CHEM 2010, 2020 Organic Chemistry I and II
-PHYS 2010, 2020 Non-calculus based physics I and II or higher



Academic Focus Areas

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