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Overview

The College of Idaho Cooperative Program in Physical Therapy is an undergraduate-graduate articulation agreement with Idaho State University.

This program will challenge you to:

  • Learn human anatomy and the best techniques for injury therapy and rehabilitation.
  • Meet minimum standards on the GRE or the Miller Analogy Test.
  • Complete at least 80 hours of experience in two different areas of practice under the supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist.
Humanities & Fine Arts Social Sciences & History Natural Sciences & Mathematics Professional Studies & Enhancements
Major
Idaho State University Doctor of Physical Therapy (BA or BS/DPT)

Peaks this program fulfills

  • Professional Studies & Enhancements

Courses and Requirements

View this degree in the course catalog

Prerequisite Requirements

Biology (8 Credits)

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
BIO-224 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 3 credits
BIO-224L Human Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 1 credits
BIO-225 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 3 credits
BIO-225L Human Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 1 credits

 

Chemistry (8 Credits)

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
CHE-141 General Chemistry I 4 credits
CHE-142 General Chemistry II 4 credits

 

Physics (8-10 Credits)

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
PHY-231 General Physics I 3 credits
PHY-231L General Physics I Lab 1 credits
  and  
PHY-232 General Physics II 3 credits
PHY-232L General Physics II Lab 1 credits
     
  OR  
     
PHY-271 Analytical Physics I 4 credits
PHY-271L Analytical Physics I Lab 1 credits
  and  
PHY-272 Analytical Physics II 4 credits
PHY-272L Analytical Physics II Lab 1 credits

 

Mathematics (3 Credits)

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
MAT-125 Data Analysis and Statistics 3 credits
  or  
MAT-212 Multiple Regression Analysis 3 credits

 

Psychology, Medical Terminology, Sociology Or Anthropology, Exercise Science (13-14 Credits)

A one- or two-unit course in General Medical Terminology is required in the form of a university course or verification of completion of an online course.

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
ATH-101 Cultural Anthropology 3 credits
  or  
SOC-100 Introduction to Sociology 3 credits
     
HHP-343 Physiology of Exercise I 3 credits
HHP-343L Physiology of Exercise I Lab 1 credits
PSY-100 General Psychology 3 credits
PSY-201 Introduction to Developmental Psychology 3 credits

 

Humanities & Fine Arts Social Sciences & History Natural Sciences & Mathematics Professional Studies & Enhancements
Minor
Health Professions Studies Minor-Pre-Physical Therapy Track

Peaks this program fulfills

  • Professional Studies & Enhancements

Courses and Requirements

View this degree in the course catalog

49-51 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Minor Requirements

 

Complete one of the following (4-8 credits):

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
BIO-201 Biology I: Molecules to Cells 3 credits
BIO-201L Molecules to Cells Lab 1 credits
  or  
BIO-210L Molecules to Cells Research-Based Lab 1 credits
  and  
BIO-202 Organismal Biology 3 credits
BIO-202L Organismal Biology 1 credits
     
  or  
BIO-159 Cellular Basis of Human Physiology 3 credits

 

Complete all of the following:

Course ID Course Name Number of Credits
ATH-101 Cultural Anthropology 3 credits
  or  
SOC-100 Introduction to Sociology 3 credits
     
BIO-224 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 3 credits
BIO-224L Human Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 1 credits
BIO-225 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 3 credits
BIO-225L Human Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 1 credits
CHE-141 General Chemistry I 4 credits
CHE-142 General Chemistry II 4 credits
HHP-343 Physiology of Exercise I 3 credits
HHP-343L Physiology of Exercise I Lab 1 credits
     
MAT-125 Data Analysis and Statistics 3 credits
  or  
MAT-212 Multiple Regression Analysis 3 credits
     
PHY-231 General Physics I 3 credits
PHY-231L General Physics I Lab 1 credits
  or  
PHY-271 Analytical Physics I 4 credits
PHY-271L Analytical Physics I Lab 1 credits
     
PHY-232 General Physics II 3 credits
PHY-232L General Physics II Lab 1 credits
  or  
PHY-272 Analytical Physics II 4 credits
PHY-272L Analytical Physics II Lab 1 credits
     
PSY-100 General Psychology 3 credits
PSY-201 Introduction to Developmental Psychology 3 credits
HHP/BIO- Research or Internship