Program in Physical Therapy
Physical Therapists (PTs) are health care professionals who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages who have medical problems, or other health-related conditions that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives.
The Program in Physical Therapy at Saint Louis University is at its heart a program grounded in service. It is a profession dedicated to helping people make better use of their bodies. What better place to begin a life of service than a Jesuit university?
2012 Soliant Health Top 10 Physical Therapy Schools
Considering job placement rates, student reviews and admissions, among other factors, Soliant Health, one of the largest health care staffing companies in the country, named SLU's physical therapy program fifth in the nation. Among the strongest factors: high faculty-to-student ratio and a robust freshman retention rate.
2012 U.S. News & World Report - Best Physical Therapy Programs
SLU's Program in Physical Therapy is ranked 34 out of the 213 accredited physical therapy programs.
Physical Therapy is A Great Job!
- U.S. News & World Report includes physical therapist among its Top 10 Best Jobs of 2013.
- Physical Therapy is ranked #6 by CNN Money Fastest Growing Jobs.
- CNN Best Jobs in America 2012 includes physical therapist among its Top 10 Best Jobs.