Physical Therapy Schools in Louisiana

The state of Louisiana, generally known as Sportman’s Paradise is often a wonderful place to live and work – particularly when it comes to job opportunities in the healthcare field including physical therapy. Physical therapy schools are located at great colleges and universities in the United States. Physical therapists will probably be in high demand for years into the future.

There are two public universities located in the state of Louisiana. Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans is located in New Orleans, LA and Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport is located in Shreveport, LA. They are both offering Entry level Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT).


 

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans

Campus Location: New Orleans, LA
Type of Degree: Masters (MPT), Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
University Type: Public

Address: Department of Physical Therapy
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans
1900 Gravier Street, New Orleans, LA 70112-2262
Phone: (504) 568-4288
Email: ahpt@lsuhsc.edu
Website: http://alliedhealth.lsuhsc.edu/physicaltherapy/default.aspx
Degree Offered: Entry level Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

 

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport

Campus Location: Shreveport, LA
Type of Degree: Masters (MPT), Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
University Type: Public

Address: Program in Physical Therapy
School of Allied Health Professions
LSU Health Sciences Center
P.O. Box 33932, Shreveport, LA 71130-3932
Phone: 318.813.2940
Email: SDunn2@lsuhsc.edu (Program Email)
Website: http://www.medcom.lsuhscshreveport.edu/ah/page.php?id=12
Degree Offered: Entry level Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

 
 
Information about Louisiana:

Louisiana was the 18th state in the USA; it became a state on April 30, 1812. Louisiana was named in honor of King Louis XIV. It is the only state in the union that does not have counties. Its political subdivisions are called parishes. The Capital City of Louisiana is Baton Rouge. As of 2010 census, the population of Louisiana is 4,533,372.