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A World-Class Program with Dr. Reed Humphrey and Dr. Jonathan Scheeler

Designed with You in Mind

Maintain balance between life, work, and school and earn your online post professional Doctor of Physical Therapy (tDPT) degree from the University of Montana. The innovative, world-class curriculum is taught by the best and brightest faculty. The contemporary 100% online format engages you from virtually anywhere, when you are ready, on your schedule and at your pace. And all with a budget friendly tuition. Plus, the University of Montana is institutionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU).

You have 24/7 online access to your courses and assignments when you are ready from virtually anywhere. Courses can be viewed and reviewed anytime within the semester. Deadlines and key dates for assignments, quizzes and exams are easily found in the course dashboard to keep you on track.

Be empowered. Move Your Career Forward.

Throughout this post-professional program you will gain advanced critical thinking, professional knowledge, and skills to apply of the science and art of physiotherapy. In just 1-3 years, you can have your transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. You will be empowered to move your career forward and be better prepared to become a leader in physiotherapy.

This program is perfect for foreign trained therapists looking to attain a DPT and to either meet license requirements or continue to practice in their native country.  All courses taken through this program are graduate level courses. While the tDPT coursework will assist toward the fulfillment of the educational requirements toward US licensure, it does not guarantee a US license. All physical therapists seeking US PT licensure should follow all steps outlined by the FSBPT.

Key Dates

Application & Materials Deadlines:
Fall 2024 Cohort August 11, 2024
Spring 2025 Cohort December 8, 2024
 

Projected Semester Start Dates*:

Summer 2024 April 15, 2024
Fall 2024 August 26, 2024
Spring 2025 January, 2025

*Schedules for future academic semesters are projected for planning purposes. Dates are subject to change without notice and will be confirmed upon acceptance.

Benefits

  • 100% online and asynchronous solution creates flexibility allowing you to study on your schedule and view your courses on almost any internet connected device
  • Budget-friendly tuition
  • Communicate directly with our expert faculty
  • Contemporary content from nationally-recognized subject matter experts
  • Advanced critical thinking and professional knowledge you can apply immediately in your Physical Therapy role
  • You will be empowered to move your career forward
  • Prepared to become a leader in physical therapy
  • Graduate with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Montana, an institution accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Offerings

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Foreign Licensed BS-tDPT

Internationally licensed physical therapists with a BS can pursue a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with Rehab Essentials.

30 credits, 7 semesters

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Accelerated Foreign Licensed BS-tDPT

An accelerated track for Internationally licensed BS-tDPT physiotherapists to complete their Doctorate faster from the University of Montana in collaboration with Rehab Essentials.

30 credits, 5 semesters

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Foreign Licensed MS-tDPT

Internationally licensed physical therapists with a MS can pursue a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with Rehab Essentials.

 

20 credits, 5 semesters

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Accelerated Foreign Licensed MS-tDPT

Internationally licensed physical therapists with a MS can pursue a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with Rehab Essentials in just 1-year.

20 credits, 3 semesters

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Foreign Licensed Non-Degree Seeking

Internationally-licensed PT physical therapists can meet deficiencies for credentialing from the University of Montana in collaboration with Rehab Essentials.

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Philippines Based BS-tDPT

Physical Therapists licensed in the Philippines can a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with the Far Eastern University-Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation School of Physical Therapy (FEU-NRMF) and Rehab Essentials.

30 credits, 7 semesters

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Accelerated Philippines Based BS-tDPT

An accelerated track for Filipino BS-tDPT physical therapists to complete their Doctorate faster from the University of Montana in collaboration with the Far Eastern University-Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation School of Physical Therapy (FEU-NRMF) and Rehab Essentials.

30 credits, 5 semesters

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Central/East Africa Based BS-tDPT

Physiotherapists licensed in Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cote d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, the Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Tanzania, Togo, or Uganda with a BS can pursue a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with Syllabi Consultancy and Rehab Essentials.

30 credits, 7 semesters

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Accelerated Central/East Africa Based BS-tDPT

An accelerated track for BS-tDPT physiotherapists residing in Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cote d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, the Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Tanzania, Togo, or Uganda to complete their Doctorate faster from the University of Montana in collaboration with Syllabi Consultancy and Rehab Essentials.

30 credits, 5 semesters

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Central/East Africa Based MS-tDPT

Physiotherapists licensed in Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cote d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, the Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Tanzania, Togo, or Uganda with a BS can pursue a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with Syllabi Consultancy and Rehab Essentials.

20 credits, 5 semesters

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Accelerated Central/East Africa Based MS-tDPT

Physiotherapists licensed in Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cote d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, the Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Tanzania, Togo, or Uganda with a MS can pursue a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with Syllabi Consultancy and Rehab Essentials in just 1-year!

30 credits, 3 semesters

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South Asia Based BS-tDPT

Physiotherapists licensed in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal or Sri Lanka with a BS can pursue a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with the Ingenious Physical Therapy Associates (IPTA) and Rehab Essentials.

30 credits, 7 semesters

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Accelerated South Asia Based BS-tDPT

An accelerated track for BS-tDPT physiotherapists residing in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal or Sri Lanka to complete their Doctorate faster from the University of Montana in collaboration with the Ingenious Physical Therapy Associates (IPTA) and Rehab Essentials.

30 credits, 5 semesters

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South Asia Based MS-tDPT

Physiotherapists licensed in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal or Sri Lanka with a MS can pursue a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with the Ingenious Physical Therapy Associates (IPTA) and Rehab Essentials.

20 credits, 5 semesters

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Acceleraterd South Asia Based MS-tDPT

Physiotherapists licensed in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal or Sri Lanka with a MS can pursue a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with the Ingenious Physical Therapy Associates (IPTA) and Rehab Essentials in just 1-year!

20 credits, 3 semesters

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Middle East-Based BS to tDPT

Physiotherapists licensed in Egypt, Jordan, Palestine or Sudan with a BS can pursue a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with Global Education Service (GES) and Rehab Essentials.

30 credits, 7 semesters

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Accelerated Middle East-Based BS-tDPT

An accelerated track for BS-tDPT physiotherapists residing in Egypt, Jordan, Palestine or Sudan to complete their Doctorate faster from the University of Montana in collaboration with the Global Education Service (GES) and Rehab Essentials.

30 credits, 5 semesters

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Middle East-Based MS to tDPT

Physiotherapists licensed in Egypt, Jordan, Palestine or Sudan with a MS can pursue a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with the Global Education Service (GES) and Rehab Essentials.

20 credits, 5 semesters

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Accelerated Middle East-Based MS to tDPT

Physiotherapists licensed in Egypt, Jordan, Palestine or Sudan with a MS can pursue a clinical doctorate (tDPT) from the University of Montana in collaboration with the Global Education Service (GES) and Rehab Essentials in just 1 year!

20 credits, 3 semesters

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