Doctor of Physical Therapy/Master of Business Administration

In order to begin enrolling in MBA courses, students must have completed year 4 of the DPT program and have earned no more than 1 grade of C or below.  (In preparation for the MBA program, BA 500 must be completed in the spring of year 4).  Students wishing to enroll in MBA courses must submit a Graduate Change of Major form, signed by both the MBA Program Director and their advisor in the School of Physical Therapy, to the Registrar's Office in the semester prior to beginning business courses.

All of the following courses must be completed:
BA 500MBA Fundamentals (BA 500 must be completed prior to taking any other courses listed below)1
BA 601Managerial Economics3
BA 602Managerial Accounting3
BA 605Management Communications3
BA 625Global Strategic Management3
BA 643Strategic Change Management3
One of the following must be completed during the program:3
Financial Management
Financial Management in Healthcare Organizations
One of the following must be completed during the program:3
Marketing Management
Strategic Marketing for Nonprofit Organizations
Advanced Sales and Marketing in Hospitality
Strategic Selling
Additional Degree Requirements (9 Graduate Business Elective Credits)9
Total Hours31

Candidates for the Doctorate of Physical Therapy / Master of Business Administration dual degree are required to complete all DPT requirements as stated in the DPT curriculum and will complete 31 credits in the MBA curriculum.  To graduate with the DPT and MBA degrees, students must achieve a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 in DPT courses and 3.0 in MBA courses.

Doctor of Physical Therapy/Master of Business Administration - Healthcare Adminstration 

All of the following courses must be completed:
BA 500MBA Fundamentals (BA 500 must be completed prior to taking any other courses listed below)1
BA 601Managerial Economics3
BA 602Managerial Accounting3
BA 605Management Communications3
BA 625Global Strategic Management3
BA 643Strategic Change Management3
BA 703Financial Management in Healthcare Organizations3
One of the following must be completed during the program:3
Marketing Management
Strategic Marketing for Nonprofit Organizations
Advanced Sales and Marketing in Hospitality
Strategic Selling
Three of the following must be completed during the program:9
Health Care Management
Legal Environment of Health Care Management
Health Care Economics
Managing Quality in Healthcare
Global Perspectives in Healthcare
Total Hours31

Candidates for the Doctorate of Physical Therapy / Master of Business Administration dual degree are required to complete all DPT requirements as stated in the DPT curriculum and will complete 31 credits in the MBA curriculum.  To graduate with the DPT and MBA degrees, students must achieve a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 in DPT courses and 3.0 in MBA courses.