The MU DPT Program participates in the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service (PTCAS). PTCAS applications open in the summer for entrance to the program the following year. MU DPT operates a rolling admissions process. Applicants are encouraged to review the PTACAS Quick Start Guide and FAQs before starting an application.

All candidates must submit the following to PTCAS:

  • Official transcripts from all institutions of higher education attended, even if the applicant did not receive a degree.
  • TOEFL, if applicable.
  • Three letters of recommendation from:
    • Faculty member in the applicant’s major, and
    • Licensed physical therapist (not related to the applicant), and
    • Another faculty member or licensed physical therapist (not related to the applicant)