Transition Doctor of Physical Therapy
The Post Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy program offered at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science is designed for the self-motivated, licensed physical therapy clinician wishing to maximize their learning time in a non-traditional environment.
The program is designed to:
  • Augment knowledge, skills and behaviors from the clinicians professional education
  • Promote practice
  • Refine professional leadership skills
  • Advance scientific inquiry skills commensurate with contemporary and future practice trends

Why choose online education?

Our part time distance education program is a convenient way to earn a graduate degree. Coursework and exams are completed at home via the Internet using D2L, a course management software program, and mail correspondence. There is an on-campus component with the Advanced Clinical Practice course, to give students on opportunity to interact with faculty and their classmates. A computer with up-to-date specifications is required.

About the College of Health Professions

An education at the College of Health Professions offers a personalized, innovative and integrated experience that is aimed at enabling the beginning or continuation of rewarding careers in health care. Whether you are interested in doctoral study or certificate programs, full-time or part-time enrollment, the College offers innovative curricula to fit many ambitions and lifestyles.

It is our intent that interprofessionalism will become more than just a concept for our students, that it will become a way of life. Through active interaction in coursework, social, and governmental activities we hope that our students will come to know students from a variety of health professional programs and that it will strengthen their understanding and respect for the interprofessional healthcare team model of collaborative care.

Mission
To prepare exceptional healthcare professionals for leadership and evidence-based practice within a collaborative delivery model through student-centered programs that offer cutting-edge curricula.

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