Health Professions Preparation

Pre-physical Therapy

​​​​​​​​​​​Program Description

Physical therapy is about improving movement, functional ability and quality of life for your patients. As a student in CMU’s pre-physical therapy program, you’ll gain the expertise needed to begin your graduate education and prepare to make a measurable and drastic difference in the lives of many. You’ll select a major of your choice while following the pre-physical therapy program of study. You’ll want to contact the physical therapy adviser early in your first semester, so you can select an appropriate major and identify prerequisite course work.​​

Put Your Degree to Work

​U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics sample data

JobMedian PayJob Growth through ​2022​
Physical therapist$79,860 per year36% (73,500 more jobs)

For More Information

Visit the College of Science and Technology website​ or contact:

Pre-Health Professions Academic Advisor
Lisa E. Snider
Emmons Hall 136B
Phone: (989) 774-2711

Central Michigan University • 1200 S. Franklin St. • Mount Pleasant, Mich. 48859 • 989-774-4000