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Physical Therapy

Program Overview:

Degree Offered: DPT
Summer Application Deadline: November 1 for the following Summer
Program Director: Prof. Cristiana Collins
Contact Information:


Application Requirements:

PLEASE NOTE: The program starts in the Summer session. However, when completing the online application you need to select the Fall option as the potential start date.There is no Summer option in the online application system.

Applying to the graduate program at Hunter College is a fully online process. The online application system requires that applicants:

  • Complete the core application form and any program-specific supplemental forms online
  • Upload a statement of purpose
  • Upload scanned unofficial copies of their transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended - College & University Transcripts
  • Submit letters of recommendation, by the recommenders, via our Online Recommendation System

For specific information visit the Application Requirements section of this web site.

Minimum Admissions Requirements:

You must meet the following minimum requirements in order to be considered for admission.  Meeting these minimum requirements does not guarantee acceptance to the program.

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution comparable in standard and content to a bachelor’s degree from Hunter College.
  • Minimum undergraduate grade point average of 3.0.
  • Official score report of the GRE (For information on taking the GRE, visit
  • Applicants whose native language is not English and who have taken all or part of their undergraduate education in a country where English is not the native language are required to submit scores on the TOEFL/IELTS. The following minimum scores must be obtained:
      • Internet Based Test: 80/ Paper Based Test: 550/ Computer Administered Test: 213
      • IELTS: 6.5 Overall Band Score

For specific program requirements please visit the Physical Therapy website

Virtual Office Hours

Monday - Thursday 10AM - 5PM

Friday 10AM - 3PM

*Due to the COVID-19 public health crisis, the graduate admissions team is working remotely

Please direct all inquiries via:

Telephone: (212) 396-6049


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