Physical Therapy Schools in Tennessee

The students who are graduate in physical therapy are graduates with outstanding practitioners in the dynamic field of physical therapy. Tennessee universities and colleges offers every student to pursue higher level of education in a broad range of disciplines. PT schools help every aspiring and qualified students to gain learning’s and knowledge that is necessary for a successful career.

Student must earn a bachelor’s degree to prepare for graduate school. There are five(5) schools which has physical therapy education. Four(4) of these schools offers Doctorate (DPT) and one offer Masters (MPT). Most of these schools are public schools.


 

Belmont University

Campus Location: Nashville, TN
Type of Degree: Doctorate (DPT)
University Type: Private

Address: School of Physical Therapy
Gordon E. Inman College of Health Sciences & Nursing
Belmont University
1900 Belmont Boulevard,
Nashville, TN 37212-3757
Phone: 615-460-6722
Email: pt@belmont.edu
Website: http://www.belmont.edu/pt/
Degree Offered: Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

 

East Tennessee State University

Campus Location: Johnson City, TN
Type of Degree: Doctorate (DPT)
University Type: Public

Address: Department of Physical Therapy
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70624
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: 423-439-8792
Email: PTAdmissions@etsu.edu
Website: http://www.etsu.edu/crhs/physther/
Degree Offered: Entry-Level Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

 

Tennessee State University

Campus Location: Nashville, TN
Type of Degree: Doctorate (DPT)
University Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapy Department
Tennessee State University
3500 John A Merritt Boulevard
Box 9564
Nashville, TN 37209-1500
Phone: 615-963-5881
Email: admissions@tnstate.edu
Website: http://www.tnstate.edu/pt/
Degree Offered: Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

 

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Campus Location: Chattanooga, TN
Type of Degree: Doctorate (DPT)
University Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapy Department
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
302 Davenport Hall
Dept 3253
615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37403
Phone: (423) 425-4747
Email: PT-Program@utc.edu
Website: http://www.utc.edu/Academic/PhysicalTherapy/
Degree Offered: Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

 

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Campus Location: Memphis, TN
Type of Degree: Doctorate (DPT)
University Type: Public

Address: Department of Physical Therapy
The University of Tennessee
Health Science Center
930 Madison – Suite 647
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: 901.448.5888
Email: clikens@uthsc.edu
Website: http://www.uthsc.edu/allied/pt/
Degree Offered: Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

 
 
Information about Tennessee:

Nashville is the capital city of Tennessee, the state is also called Volunteer State. The state is originated name of Cherokee origin; the exact meaning is unknown, and their motto is Agriculture and Commerce (1987). The state is now predominantly industrial; the majority of its population lives in urban areas. Among the most important products are chemicals, textiles, apparel, electrical machinery, furniture, and leather goods.