Careers & Professional Organizations
B.S. in Kinesiology - Pre-Physical Therapy Option
Becoming a licensed Physical Therapist (PT) ensures a lifetime of excellent employment opportunities. PTs work in profit and non-profit agencies, in hospitals and home-health, and with different populations such as children, the elderly, and athletes. Salaries depend on the setting in which the PT works. For more information on employment opportunities for PTs, see the links below.
The primary professional organization for physical therapists is the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). Read more about APTA at APTA Home.
The Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service allows student to apply to multiple PT schools using one application. Read more about this service at PTCAS.