Skip to body

Health Careers

Pre-Physical Therapy Relevant Resources

Pre-Physical Therapy Home  |  Advisors  |  Prerequisite Courses  |   US Physical Therapy SchoolsRelevant Resources  |  Volunteering  |  Application Process  |  GRE Information  |  FAQ's

Pre-physical therapy students should familiarize themselves with the following resources.


American Physical Therapy Association - For general information about the physical therapy profession, employment outlook, and professional training programs throughout the U.S., visit the American Physical Therapy Association website.
• APTA Homepage:  http://www.apta.org/Default.aspx
• Accredited PT & PTA Programs Directory:  http://aptaapps.apta.org/accreditedschoolsdirectory/default.aspx?UniqueKey=


Graduate Record Exam - Most graduate PT programs require that you take the Graduate Record Exam.  Detailed information on the GRE can be obtained from:
• CWU Testing Services (Boullion 125; 509-963-1847; www.cwu.edu/testing)
• or at www.ets.org


Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service - PTCAS allows PT applicants to use a single web-based application and one set of materials to apply to multiple PT programs.
• PTCAS Homepage:  www.ptcas.org

Take the Next Step to Becoming a Wildcat.

Admissions@cwu.edu