The Physical Therapy program will prepare graduates to deliver both primary and interdisciplinary health care to diverse populations within a variety of practice settings and health-care delivery systems. In keeping with the mission of WSSU, the program will develop practitioners who engender the values of social and professional responsibility, leadership, integrity and scholarship, as well as life-long personal and professional development.
100% employment rate
#1 in NC for Black health grads
- Acute Care
- Outpatient Facilities
- Rehabilitation Hospitals
- Extended Care Facilities
- Research Centers
Accreditation & Licensure
The Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Winston-Salem State University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). Please access the full Accreditation and Licensure statement here.
After earning my BS in Exercise Physiology from WSSU in 2015, I enrolled in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program. The advisors, faculty, and staff genuinely encourage my development and success. WSSU imparts a familial atmosphere for which I am boundlessly grateful.