Department of Physical Therapy

About our program

As a student in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at the University of Dayton, you'll prepare to be a knowledgeable, service-oriented, self-assured, adaptable, reflective practitioner. Our faculty and graduates contribute to society and the physical therapy profession through practice, teaching, administration and research.

We give you a competitive edge

The need for highly trained physical therapists continues to rise, and our program will put you at the front of the curve:

Proven record of success

  • Program graduation rate, 2014-16: 98%
  • Ultimate Licensure Exam pass rate, 2012-14: 100%
  • Employment rate: Approximately 100% for graduates who wish to be employed in the field of physical therapy

See our program in action

Hear what our students and faculty have to say about the DPT program at the University of Dayton:

Program accreditation

We are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) >>

Contact Us

Department of Physical Therapy

Fitz Hall 207 
300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2925