Pre-Physical Therapy Program The following courses are recommended or suggested for students who plan to complete a physical therapy program at another institution. Contact the institution you plan to attend for additional requirements or admissions procedures.
The Pre-Physical Therapy program at Ball State University is not a major or degree program. Students wishing to complete a Physical Therapy degree must complete a 4-year degree (any major) and complete all pre-requisites for the P.T. School of choice.
To learn more about being a physical therapist or a physical therapist assistant, visit the American Physical Therapy Association.
For more information about the pre-physical therapy recommended course of study, contact Tonya R. Skalon at 765-285-1455.
Recommended Courses *+ CHEM 111 - General Chemistry 1 + CHEM 112 - General Chemistry 2 + PHYCS 110 - General Physics 1 + PHYCS 112 - General Physics 2 * COMM 210 - Fundamentals of Public Communication *+ PSYSC 100 - General Psychology + ANAT 201 - Fundamentals of Human Anatomy+ PHYSL 215 - Human Physiology PSYSC 321 - Developmental Psychology+ SOC 100 - Principles of Sociology
* Fulfills (UCC) University Core Curriculum + Fulfills EXSCI requirement
Other Prerequisites NUR 101 - Terminology for Healthcare Professionals & Consumers PHIL 100 - Intro to Philosophy
MATH 181 or PSYSC 241 (STATS) -> recommends taking PSYSC 241 because MATH 181 has pre-requisite of MATH 108
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