Physical Therapy Schools in South Carolina

Students who complete the Doctorate Physical Therapy at the different schools in South Carolina have several option in applying and if ever accepted, enroll in an accelerated PhD degree in one of the areas including Motor Rehabilitation, Applied Physiology or Health Aspects of different physical activities. Physical therapy degree programs require a baccalaureate degree (Bachelor’s degree) as part of the admission process.

Those who choose to attend college in South Carolina, will get the added benefit of having the chance to visit one of South Carolina’s many museums, including Lunney House Museum. South Carolina has two(2) schools which offer physical therapy education namely, Medical University of South Carolina and University of South Carolina. These schools offers Doctorate (DPT) and in which are public type of university.


 

Medical University of South Carolina

Campus Location: Charleston, SC
Type of Degree: Doctorate (DPT)
University Type: Public

Address: Department of Health Professions
Division of Physical Therapy
Medical University of South Carolina
151B Rutledge Avenue
Charleston, SC 29425
Phone: (843) 792-5377
Email: johnsoss@musc.edu
Website: http://www.musc.edu/chp/pt/
Degree Offered: Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

 

University of South Carolina – Columbia

Campus Location: Columbia, SC
Type of Degree: Doctorate (DPT)
University Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapy Program
Department of Exercise Science
Arnold School of Public Health
Blatt Building
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208
Phone: 803-777-5521
Email: mh@mailbox.sc.edu
Website: http://www.sph.sc.edu/dpt/
Degree Offered: Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

 
 
Information about South Carolina:

Columbia is the capital city of South Carolina, and officially separated from North Carolina in 1729, was the scene of extensive military action during the Revolution and again during the Civil War. The state is also called Palmetto State, and the state is originated in named in honor of England’s King Charles I. The flag for the use of South Carolina troops, Col. William Moultrie chose a blue which matched the color of their uniforms and a crescent which reproduced the silver emblem worn on the front of their caps.