Completed applications must include:
Evidence of an earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university or date when degree is expected
Minimum GPA of 3.0 for undergraduate work (3.2 or higher recommended)
Official transcripts of all undergraduate and any graduate studies completed or taken
Minimum combined verbal and quantitative score of 1000 (recommended: verbal score of 450 or higher, quantitative score of 550 or higher and analytical writing
score of 3.5 or higher) along with a minimum analytical writing score of 3.0 on the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) taken within the last five years
Completion of six prerequisite courses (see next page). Grades of ‘C’ or better are required in each prerequisite course. However, a minimum overall science GPA
of 2.8 is required (3.0 or higher recommended). No prerequisite course may be taken on a “pass/no pass” or “credit/no credit” basis; all must be transferable to Elon
University. Also, five of the six required science courses must be complete at the time of evaluation of the application.
Three letters of recommendation. One letter should be written by a practicing physical therapist, and one should be from a science instructor qualified to evaluate
the applicant’s academic achievement and potential for success as a graduate student.
Personal statement (instructions are enclosed with application)
Completion of Work Experience Sheet recording applicant’s knowledge of the physical therapy profession
Minimum of 100 hours of volunteer or work experience in a general health care setting with at least 20 of these hours in a physical therapy acute inpatient care or
hospital setting (may be in progress)
TOEFL scores are required unless English is the student’s native language or the language of instruction. A minimum TOEFL score of 550 (paper-based) or 213
(computer-based) or 79 (Internet-based) is required. English translations of transcripts and explanations of grading systems are required.
Admission Deadlines fo