Degree Description

Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy

Rehab Essentials has partnered with the University of Montana (UMt) to offer a cost-effective transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy (tDPT) degree program that allows working professionals to complete the degree on their terms, on-line and on their time. Each course within the curriculum is designed to advance critical thinking to the doctorate level while building on clinical skills.

Learn More About the Program

Provide a more competitive education through consistency of course content and a larger expert pool to supplement those courses. Rehab Essentials’ supplemental modules allows universities, large and small, to bring the content experts to your school without the hassle of intensive 2 day seminars, transportation issues, and ever-slimming budgets.

Full Description

A transitional degree that maintains a life balance.

Continuing to the doctoring level should not come at a sacrifice to family, career, or personal wellness. The tDPT degree at UMt allows you to balance work, life, and career advancement to help you achieve your professional goals. Courses are online and on your time. You can view and review them anytime within a 15-week semester. Course assignments can be completed any time prior to the deadline and an active discussion forum promotes peer review, professional growth, networking and collaboration to improve your delivery of patient care. All but one course is online. There is only one on-site seminar held in Missoula, MT. This on-site seminar is one weekend long and allows for face-to-face connection with faculty members and enhances your opportunities for personal networking with classmates.



* we run 3 semesters a year, starting January, April, and August


  • BS to DTP$12,750*
  • MS to DTP$8,500*

*425 per credit

  • Online courses viewed across any platform and on your time.
  • Access to nationally-recognized subject matter experts
  • Only one weekend on campus is required
  • Well-defined curriculum delivers critical content for career advancement
  • E-learning solution creates a flexibility to accommodate busy professional and personal lives Graduate with a degree from an accredited institution

How to Apply

Simply complete the online application, upload the supporting requirement documentation and pay application fee all online at UMT. Then send your official transcript to the Rehab Essentials Enrollment Office at:

Rehab Essentials, Inc ATTN: Ms. Terry Heron, Director of Admissions 4813 East Hoffman Street Baltimore, MD 21205

Requirements will vary based upon professional experience and country of residence.

Due Dates
Online application and all mailed material must be postmarked no later than August 11, 2019. Spots are limited and assigned in the order received. Email any questions regarding admissions to terry@umt.rehabessentials.com.

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