Stony Brook University Post-Professional Doctorate in Physical Therapy Program 1. History of the t-DPT program- started in 2002, over 500 graduates 2. Degree is 30 credits- 11 courses: 8 required core courses and 3 elective courses of your choice; one online summer course; As of Fall 2012, $748 per credit for NY resident; $1,343 for non-NY resident; tuition is tax deductible. 3. Evening classes meet once a week, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm throughout fall and spring semesters (15 weeks); Weekend classes: Most weekend courses: one weekend is one credit; spread apart by two to four weeks. Usually Sat and Sun for one weekend credit; Instructor may teach a three credit course in two weekends with Friday nights 4. Diverse, experienced, thought provoking faculty 5. Go at your own pace! Can take up to 3 years to complete; must be done by spring 2016; can complete in 1-1/2 to 2 years 6. You can apply and get accepted for fall 2013. On-line application deadline for fall is July 1, which is the last deadline to be accepted for this program. 7. You can also start this summer 2013 as a non-matriculated student! Deadline is May 24th. Complete two paged application on website at no cost; fax it to 631-444-1189 along with any Visa information and your PT registration 8. Courses will take place at both locations, Manhattan- 27th Street and Park Ave and Stony Brook, LI. For 8 core courses: 5 courses will be in NYC, 2 in Stony Brook, Long Island and one is on-line. Electives vary in location and offerings each semester. 9. Summer only: offer Pharmacology and Differential Diagnosis (on-line) in June and July- usually no August classes 10. Communication through email and telephone; given new student orientation; access to the Stony Brook University electronic library 11. Graduate courses taken within the past 10 years may be eligible for transferring Kyle Hewson, PT, EdD Clinical Associate Professor, Physical Therapy Program Director, Post-Professional Doctorate in Physical Therapy Program Stony Brook University, School of Health Technology and Management, Level 2, Room 466, Stony Brook, NY 11794-8201 phone 631-444-6774 fax 631-444-6305 [email protected] http://healthtechnology.stonybrookmedicine.edu/programs/pt/ppdpt CORE COURSE SCHEDULE Fall 2013 Research Design (NYC or LI-E) Clinical Decision Making (LI-W) Summer 2014 Winter 2014 3 cr. Computer Literacy (NYC-W) Spring 2014 2 cr. Medical Imaging (LI- W) Evidence Based Practice (LI- E) 3 cr. 3 cr. Fall 2014 Winter 2015 Differential Diagnosis (On-line) 3 cr. Clinical Decision Making (NYC-W) 3 cr. Outcome Measures (NYC-W) Spring 2015 Evidence Based Practice (NYC- E) Summer 2015 3 cr. Pharmacology (NYC-W) Fall 2015 4 cr. Elective TBD Differential Diagnosis (On-line) Winter 2016 Elective TBD 2 cr. Spring 2016 Elective TBD All courses to be completed by the spring semester. 3 cr. ***** You are required to complete THREE elective courses of your choosing. 3 cr.