Doctor of Physical Therapy at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) University–Worcester and Stonehill College have arranged for direct-entry admission of two qualified Stonehill students each year to the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program at MCPHS–Worcester. If more than two students meet the established requirements, the two students deemed most qualified by MCPHS University will be assured admission, with the remaining students given equal consideration as other applicants to the DPT program and accepted on a space-available basis.


  • Direct-entry admission without the competition of the rest of the applicant pool


  • Major in biology or related field
  • Overall GPA of 3.20, with cumulative GPA of 3.20 in specified prerequisite coursework, with no grade below B- and no repeated courses
  • Anticipated completion of bachelor’s degree at Stonehill by May of senior year

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