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Physical Therapy is a rewarding profession, providing care that restores mobility and function in patients suffering from physical injuries or disease. A 4-year bachelor degree in a related field is recommended if you wish to go on to the masters level. BHSU requires the following courses as part of the Pre-Physical Therapy program.
Advisor: Dr. Charles Lamb



Past Students

BHSU Students who went on to Professional Physical Therapy Programs:


Timothy Cass ('92)
Eric Oestmann ('92)
Deborah Burckhard (‘95, USD)
Kim Crosswait ('95, USD)
Jody (Wherley) Verhey  ('98, USD)
Katie Loy ('98, Hardin-Simmons)
Moon (Jarvis) Hemeyer  ('99, USD)
Holly Boehnke ('02, UND)
Alenda Overland ('02, St. Ambrose)
Lindsay (Whitley) Belcher  ('03, Univ. Puget Sound)
Amanda Vaughn (’04, Mayo Clinic)
Heather Combs (’05, USD)
Surrena Davidson (’05, Montana)
Ryan Schrock (’05, UND)
JR Grabinger (’06, USD)
Jessica Mort (’06, Texas Tech.)
Cole Seppie (’07, Utah)
Craig Triplett (’08, Mayo Clinic)
Jaime Adams (’09, UND)
Mike Evenson (’09, USD)
Samantha Mushitz (’09, USD)
Liz Woodruff (’09, USD)
Matt Fuhr (’10, UND)
Dan Jensen (’10, Univ. Minn.)
Kate Maher (’10, Med. Univ. SC)
Shauna O’Conner (’10, USD)
April Schreurs (’11, USD)

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