Accredited Physical Therapy Schools in the U.S.

APTA-Accredited DPT Programs

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Are you interested in a career in physical therapy? There are many physical therapy schools in the United States. These physical therapy programs award the degree of Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT). When deciding on a physical therapy school, it is important to choose a program that is accredited by the ​American Physical Therapy Association.

Alabama

  • Alabama State University. Montgomery, AL
  • The University of Alabama at Birmingham. Birmingham, AL
  • University of South Alabama. Mobile, AL

Alaska

  • No Programs

Arizona

  • AT Still University of Health Sciences. Mesa, AZ
  • Franklin Pierce University-AZ. Goodyear, AZ
  • Northern Arizona University. Flagstaff, AZ
  • Midwestern University. Glendale, AZ

Arkansas

  • Arkansas State University. State University, AR
  • Harding University. Searcy, AR
  • University of Central Arkansas. Conway, AR

California

  • Azusa Pacific University. Azusa, CA
  • California State University, Fresno. Fresno, CA
  • California State University, Long Beach. Long Beach, CA
  • California State University, Northridge. Northridge, CA
  • California State University, Sacramento. Sacramento, CA
  • Chapman University. Orange, CA
  • Loma Linda University. Loma Linda, CA
  • Mount St Mary's College. Los Angeles, CA
  • Samuel Merritt College. Oakland, CA
  • San Diego State University. San Diego, CA
  • University of California, San Francisco/San Francisco State University. San Francisco, CA
  • University of Southern California. Los Angeles, CA
  • University of the Pacific. Stockton, CA
  • University of St Augustine for Health Sciences-California, San Marcos, CA
  • Western University of Health Sciences. Pomona, CA

Colorado

  • Regis University. Denver, CO
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. Denver, CO

    Connecticut

    • Quinnipiac University. Hamden, CT
    • Sacred Heart University. Fairfield, CT
    • University of Connecticut. Storrs, CT
    • University of Hartford. West Hartford, CT

    D.C., Washington

    • Howard University. Washington, DC
    • The George Washington University. D.C., Washington

    Delaware

    • University of Delaware. Newark, DE

    Florida

    Georgia

    Illinois

    Indiana

    Iowa

    Idaho

    Kansas

    Kentucky

    Louisiana

    Maine

    Massachusetts

    Maryland

    Michigan

    Minnesota

    Missouri

    Mississippi

    Montana

    North Carolina

    North Dakota

    • University of Jamestown. Fargo, ND
    • University of Mary. Bismarck, ND
    • University of North Dakota. Grand Forks, ND

    Nebraska

    New Hampshire

    New Jersey

    Nevada

    New York

    Ohio

    Oklahoma

    Oregon

    • George Fox University. Newberg, OR
    • Pacific University. Forest Grove, OR

    Puerto Rico

    • University of Puerto Rico - Medical Sciences Campus. San Juan, PR

    Pennsylvania

    Rhode Island

    • University of Rhode Island. Kingston, RI

    South Carolina

    South Dakota

    Tennessee

    Texas

    Utah

    • Rocky Mountain University of Health Professionals. Provo, UT
    • University of Utah. Salt Lake City, UT

    Virginia

    Vermont

    Washington

    Wisconsin

    West Virginia