Physical Therapy Doctor of Science

Doctor of Science in Physical Therapy (ScD) is the first of its kind in the Southwest. The ScD Program is a logical means for therapists to achieve needed levels of expertise and specialization by providing an advanced skill set that is increasingly essential for successful practice in modern society.

Our Program

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Admission Requirements

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The curriculum of the TTUHSC ScD Program requires the completion of 48 semester credit hours for those with a master’s or doctoral professional degree in physical therapy and 70 semester credit hours for those with a bachelor’s professional degree in physical therapy.

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The Profession

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Tuition & Fees

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Contact our Office of Admissions and Student Affairs at or call 806-743-3220 for more information regarding the ScD program.