|Program Dates: July 23-29
The 2023 Physical Therapy Summer Academy will be held in-person in a residential environment.
The Physical Therapy Summer Academy is full for Summer 2023.
Are you thinking about a career in physical therapy?
Learn about the exciting field of physical therapy and the Exercise Science major that provides an ideal track to Rutgers' Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Graduate Program.
Students in the Physical Therapy Summer Academy will receive advice on how to prepare for this growing field from academic advisors and professionals in the field. Students will tour the Functional Human Anatomy and Exercise Physiology Labs, and visit the Graduate Rutgers DPT Campuses.
- Gain perspective and exposure to the field of physical therapy
- Learn about the wide range of career opportunities available
- Receive an overview of undergraduate coursework
- Engage with professionals and current DPT student
Students will earn 1.5 college credits upon completion of this academy (01:377:144 Foundations of Kinesiology and Health course).
Visit the Important Dates page to view the dates and deadlines for the Physical Therapy Academy.
Note: All students registering for Summer 2023 are required under University Policy 10.3.14 to be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they have received a medical or religious exemption approved in writing by Rutgers’ Waiver Review Committee or are exempt from the Policy for any of the other reasons listed in the Policy.
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