Pre-Physical Therapy

Admission requirements for physical therapy programs vary from school to school. If you are interested in preparing for a physical therapy career, you should make early contact with the school of your choice for specific admission requirements.

In general, two years of pre-physical therapy studies are required and should include the following:

Course Area Credits
Language and communication 6
General biology (including laboratory) 8
General chemistry (including laboratory) 8
Organic chemistry (including laboratory) 8
General physics (including laboratory) 8



Note: It is important you check with your school of choice to make sure the courses you take at ENMU are going to be accepted for credit toward your pre-physical therapy bachelor's degree.

Department of Biology
ENMU Station 33
1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130
800.FOR.ENMU (800.367.3668)
Phone: 575.562.2174
FAX: 575.562.2192

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