Points of Pride

School of Health Promotion and Kinesiology

School of Occupational Therapy

School of Physical Therapy

  • TWU was ranked #29 in U.S. News and World Report’s Best Physical Therapy Schools list (2024 Best Health Schools).
  • TWU offers the only PhD in Physical Therapy in Texas and is one of only six PhD in PT programs in the nation and one of only three public institutions in the nation offering the degree.
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy students have employment rates of 100% (Dallas campus) and 100% (Houston campus) within the first 12 months of graduation.
  • The 24 full-time faculty positions across the Dallas and Houston campuses are held by licensed physical therapists with diverse expertise across all areas of clinical practice. Over 80% of the faculty hold a terminal academic degree.
  • TWU offers a Supplemental Learning Lab, on-site practice labs, staffed by licensed physical therapists to support hands on practice of skills learned in class.
  • Tuition for the TWU Doctor of Physical Therapy degree is among the lowest 10% of DPT programs in the US based on the data provided by PTCAS.

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