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Pre-Physical Therapy

Associate in Arts and Science (Transfer Program) - 60 Credit Hours

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Program Information/Mission:

Entrance into a Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) program requires an extensive science background.  Not all programs require the completion of a BS/BA, a minimum of at least 90 undergraduate hours towards a science degree will be needed.  Roughly 60 hours can be completed at ICC;  it will be necessary for an interested student to transfer to a college or university to work towards a BS/BA degree.

 

 

Recommended Course Sequence:

Fall Semester 1:
MATH 135 Or MATH 222 BIOL 160 CHEM 130 ENGL 110

Spring Semester 1:
MATH 211 BIOL 161 CHEM 132 ENGL 111 PSY 110

Fall Semester 2:
BIOL 205 PHYS 120 COMM 110 HUMANITIES SOCIAL SCIENCE

Spring Semester 2:
BIOL 206 PHYS 121 FINE ARTS HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS SOCIAL SCIENCE


Course Information:
Required General Education Courses
CourseNameCredit
FINE ARTS *3
HUMANITIES *3 to 4
HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS *3 to 4
SOCIAL SCIENCE *6
BIOL 160BIOPRINCIPLES I 4
CHEM 130GENERAL CHEMISTRY 4
COMM 110COMMUNICATION: PROCESS AND PRACTICE 3
ENGL 110COMPOSITION I 3
ENGL 111COMPOSITION II  3
MATH 135CALCULUS FOR BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES 4
or
MATH 222CALCULUS AND ANALYTIC GEOMETRY I 5
MATH 211STATISTICAL ANALYSIS 4
PSY 110INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY 3
Required Program Courses
CourseNameCredit
BIOL 161BIOPRINCIPLES II 4
BIOL 205PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I 4
BIOL 206PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II 4
CHEM 132GENERAL CHEMISTRY 4
PHYS 120GENERAL PHYSICS 5
PHYS 121GENERAL PHYSICS 5

* See specific requirements for an Associate in Science degree.

For Program Information Contact:

Department of Math, Science, and Engineering

Room 320B - East Peoria Campus

309-694-5365