Accelerated. Engaged Learning. Evidence Based. Get your FSC Doctor of Physical Therapy degree guide to learn more!

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Florida Southern College is accepting applications through PTCAS for its Doctor of Physical Therapy program:

  • Each new class of DPT students is capped at 36 to ensure personalized instruction.
  • The curriculum includes coursework, hands-on labs, and inpatient and outpatient clinical practicums.
  • Complete our DPT program in just 2.5 years so you can get into the job market sooner. 


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Application deadline is January 17, 2022. Apply Now!

FSC caps admission at 36 students and spent millions on brand new practice labs and classrooms. In addition, FSC’s expert faculty is committed to dynamic and engaged learning.


Here’s what that means for you:


  1. Learn from full-time faculty, not teaching assistants, in small groups.
  2. Thrive through personal attention and recognition of your strengths and interests.
  3. Experience how access to faculty and other community experts ties directly to your success.
  4. Study in bright, spacious, and efficient labs and classrooms.
  5. Use all the latest physical therapy tools and equipment.
  6. Be inspired and refreshed by FSC’s gorgeous campus—known both for its natural beauty and stylish architecture.
  7. Learn patient-centered care and communication strategies.
  8. Focus on evidence-based treatment plans for better patient outcomes.
  9. Serve the local community through work with key organizations in the Lakeland area.
  10. Receive the education and experience you'll need from FSC to have a positive impact on the individuals and communities you’ll serve as a physical therapist.


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We’re looking for innovative people who want to provide real-time feedback, help shape this new degree program, and transform the physical therapy profession through patient-centered, evidence-based care.


If you’re motivated to help people and improve their lives through professional physical therapy practice, then complete this form to learn more about this community-minded Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from FSC.

FSC’s business school has earned accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

The mark of excellence in business education, fewer than 5% of business schools worldwide have this distinction. 


Your degree comes with FSC’s strong reputation, which can help you get the attention of employers and graduate schools. For example, if you want to earn an MBA later, having a degree from an AACSB-accredited business school can help. 


Current healthcare administration students also point to the following strengths of FSC and this major:

  • Certification from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement upon graduation, in addition to your degree
  • Personal attention from faculty who possess a wealth of industry experience
  • The quality of internships and experiential learning
  • Job placement after graduation


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CAPTE Statement
The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at the Florida Southern College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 3030 Potomac Ave. Suite 100, Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085; telephone: 703.706.3245; email:; website: If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call Dr. Nancy Nuzzo at 863.680.5126 or email
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What's in the e-guide?

  • ​Full DPT curriculum, with term-by-term details
  • Physical therapy career statistics
  • List of prerequisite courses
  • Admissions requirements
  • Program director contact information
  • Next steps before you apply
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