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Online Transitional Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT)

The Transitional Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) degree is a post-professional degree awarded to licensed physical therapists who are already practicing clinicians, and who have successfully completed the physical therapist education program. The Transitional Doctorate in Physical Therapy program offers a continued education in the field of physical therapy, which can include the most current topics in today’s practice of physical therapy. Such programs can be completed in one to two year, as well as online. The professional entry-level DPT degree on the other hand cannot be earned online.