2018-19
Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog

Physical Therapy (DPT) - Curricular Plan

Rehabilitation Sciences

501 Kimball Tower
South Campus
Buffalo, NY 14214-3079
716-829-3141
716-829-3217
www.sphhp.buffalo.edu
Sue Ann Sisto
Chair
Kirkwood Personius
Program Director
Juli Wylegala
Director of Clinical Education
Douglas Frye
Associate Director of Clinical Education
MaryAnn Venezia
Program Coordinator

Curricular Plan

A Finish in 4 Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum in four years. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the hUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
CHE 101LLR General Chemistry M/SLI1 5
MTH 121LR Surv Calculus & Appl 1 M/MQR 4
PUB 101LEC Introduction to Public Health M/P 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
CHE 102LLR General Chemistry M 5
STA 119 M 4
NTR 108LEC Human Nutrition M/SLI2 3
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric CL1 4
Total Credits: 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PHY 101LR College Physics M 4
PHY 151LAB College Physics Lab 1 M 1
ES 207LLB Human Form and Function M 4
PSY 101LEC Introductory Psychology M 3
PHI 237LR Medical Ethics: Values in Med M/P 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PHY 102LR College Physics M 4
PHY 152LAB College Physics Lab 2 M 1
PGY 300LEC Human Physiology M 4
ES 200LEC Intro to Exercise Science M/P 3
Pathway and Diversity Learning DL/P 3
Total Credits: 15

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ES 442LEC Intro to Ex Sci Lab Techniques M 1
ES 380LEC Exercise Physiology M 3
ES 300LEC Theory of Athletic Injury M 3
ES 342LEC Neuroscience 1 M 3
ES 344LEC Neuroanatomy 1 M 1
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 14
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ES 310LLR Practical Applic in Ex Science M 4
ES 370LLB Biomechanics 1 M 4
ES 330LEC Lifespan Physiology M/P 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
ENG 285 or Equivalent CL2 3
Total Credits: 15
Summer Semester
Course Category Credit
PAS 407LLB Gross Human Anatomy M 6
Total Credits: 6

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PT 501LEC Professional Development I M 1
PT 503LEC Med Science 1 M 3
PT 505LEC Evidence Based Practice 1 M 3
PT 509LLB Foundations of PT 1 M 5
PT 511LLT Health and Wellness M 3
CHB 550LR Pub Hlth Popultn Wellbng M 3
Total Credits: 18
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PT 502LEC Professional Development II M 1
PT 504SEM Medicine 2 M 3
PT 510LLB Foundations of PT 2 M 4
PT 601LLR Musculoskeletal PT 1 M 6
PT 611LLB Foundations of PT 3 M 3
Total Credits: 17

Fifth Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PT 508SLL Cardiopulmonary PT M 5
PT 602LLR Musculoskeletal PT 2 M 6
PT 603SLL Neuromuscular PT 1 M 6
PT 512TUT Clinical Experience 1 M 4
Total Credits: 21
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PT 600SEM Community Service for PT M 1
PT 604LLR Neuromuscular PT 2 M 4
PT 605SEM Interprofessional Case Managem M 3
PT 607LEC Professional Development III M 1
PT 612LLB Integumentary PT M 4
PT 613TUT Clinical Experience 2 M 4
Total Credits: 17

Sixth Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PT 701LR MG for Rehab Professional M 4
PT 703SR Critical Analysis M 4
PT 705LLB Lifespan Physical Therapy M 4
PT 707LEC Professional Development IV M 2
PT 614TUT Clinical Internship M 6
Total Credits: 20
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PT 718SEM Enrichment Capstone M 2
PT 712TUT Clinical Residency I M 6
PT 713TUT Clinical Residency II M 6
Total Credits: 14
Total Credits Required for Degree: 203

Seventh Year

Eighth Year

Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DL Diversity Learning
MQR Math and Quatitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward mort than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.

Rehabilitation Sciences

501 Kimball Tower
South Campus
Buffalo, NY 14214-3079
716-829-3141
716-829-3217
www.sphhp.buffalo.edu
Sue Ann Sisto
Chair
Kirkwood Personius
Program Director
Juli Wylegala
Director of Clinical Education
Douglas Frye
Associate Director of Clinical Education
MaryAnn Venezia
Program Coordinator
Published: September 04, 2018 10:35:49 AM