Pre-Physical Therapy Information
For overview information, pre-requisites and holistic planning for physical therapy school, please click the “Physician Therapy Handout” link for a printable version.
Click for printable version: Physical Therapy Handout
As a student at UTSA, there are a variety of registered UTSA student organizations available for students to be involved with during their college experience. For a full listing of all student organizations including health professions based organizations, please utilize the Student Activities website: https://utsa.collegiatelink.net/Organizations (Click “Health Professions” Categories)
For full information regarding UTSA Student Activities:http://utsa.edu/sa/
The UHPO keeps and maintains resources that will be available to students in our office. These include books, journals, handouts, and other resources. Useful information about physical therapy as a profession can be found on websites including:
- American Physical Therapy Association - www.apta.org/careers
- Physical Therapy Information from Physical Therapists - www.moveforwardpt.com
- Prospective Students Information from APTA - www.apta.org/ProspectiveStudents/ContactaPTStudent/
In the “overview” section above, please click the “Physical Therapy Handout” link for a printable version of the required prerequisites for the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA). Please note that prerequisites are subject to change and we encourage all prospective students to review each schools prerequisites and requirements individually.
To search for all Physical Therapy Schools in Texas and nationally please visit:
http://www.apta.org/ (Click at the very top “Prospective Students” and “Find a Program”)