For the past five years, Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) students in Goodyear, Arizona have completed the National Physical Therapy Licensure Exam (NPTE) with a 100% pass rate and Manchester, New Hampshire students with a 98% pass rate.
Franklin Pierce University prepares graduates for all areas of physical therapy through hands-on work, clinical experience, lectures, and seminars. Study in a state-of-the-art facility in either Goodyear, AZ or Manchester, NH. This two-and-a-half-year program includes 38 weeks of full-time clinical work. Explore courses derived from theoretical and scientific-based clinical applications that restore, maintain, and promote optimal physical function.
The CAPTE-accredited DPT program will prepare you to work in hospitals, skilled nursing and assisted living facilities, outpatient clinics, wellness and sports facilities, and private homes.
Alumni Success Stories
After graduating in 2010 with a Bachelor's Degree in Science, Aleka went on to thrive in the D.P.T. program. "I met incredible people and professors," she said. After graduating in may 2013, Aleka secured a position at Bay State Physical Therapy in Boston, feeling well prepared from post-graduate life. "With the amount of independence I had during my clinical, working in the real world wasn't a staggering transition for me-expect for the fact that I sign my own documentation."Aleka Chouramanis '13
Physical Therapist, Bay State Physical Therapy
Manchester, New Hampshire