Britanie C.’s Avatar
Britanie C. May 12, 2016 558 views

How important is it to build up volunteer hours before attending graduate school with a focus on Physical Therapy and what are some other things I should consider completing before attending?

I am currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in exercise-science but my long term goal is Physical Therapy. I have volunteered at my local hospital for 3 years and enjoyed my time there but I am wondering how important these hours will be once I start to apply to graduate schools. #college...

#graduate-school #physical-therapist #exercise-science

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Rachael P. May 13, 2016 1557 views

Is it better to pair a double major in kinesiology and athletic training with a minor in psychology or a minor in recreational therapy if I ultimately want to become a pediatric physical therapist?

I will be majoring in kinesiology as a pre-physical therapy student, but I am also majoring in athletic training so that I can meet the requirements for an athletic training certificate. My goal is to become a pediatric physical therapist and work with kids fighting potentially terminal...

#physical-therapist #college-minor #majors-and-minors #physical-therapy #developmental-psychology #recreational-therapy

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Caitlin D. May 24, 2016 561 views

Is the pediatrics a very hard field to get in to?

I love children and I would love to work with them. I just do not know if this would be a hard field emotionally, seeing very ill children. #medicine #pediatrics...


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Suzanne C. May 26, 2016 4750 views

How competitive is the field of physical therapy?

I recently graduated from high school and am planning on attending the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor in the fall of 2016. I became interested in physical therapy when I had to attend it for many months after tearing my ACL. I am also a bit of a science geek, which would be helpful in this...

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Suzanne C. May 26, 2016 1093 views

What setting would be the best for me to work in as a physical therapist?

I am about to start college this upcoming fall, and since physical therapy requires a doctorate degree, I have awhile until I am done with school. Although I have some time, I like to think ahead, and I am unsure which setting would best suit me in the field of physical therapy. I have the...

#physical-therapist #physical #hospital #sports #physical-therapy #clinic #therapy

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Gillian E. Oct 28, 2016 465 views

There are many different branches of PT jobs and i would like to go into orthopedics, is that the best route to go?

I just want to know that I will be successful in my job, and I really like the anatomy of the bones and muscles, so I think orthopedics is the right path for me to go. #science #graduate-school #physical-therapy...


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zoe H. Sep 28, 2017 380 views

Majors for physical therapist

i want to be a physical therapist but there is no physical therapy undergraduate major. what bachelors degree would help me most to succeed in studyin physical therapy for my doctorate?...


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Lia F. Mar 20, 2018 295 views

How likely is it for someone to get into a prestigious grad school out of an average undergrad program?

I know people say "if you work hard and keep up your GPA, you'll be just fine," but I would really appreciate a more thorough answer. Are grad school admissions the same crazy zoo that undergrad colleges are? #graduate-school #college...


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Lorna S. Aug 21, 2018 229 views