The Pre-physical Therapy program is based upon the admissions requirements for the University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Health Related Professions (SHRP). Students interested in applying for other PT schools should consult with her/his advisor about course substitutions. Any student graduating with a major in Pre-physical Therapy will be required to earn at least a C in all majors (HK) courses. The following is only one source of information regarding a student’s program of study for a B.S. in Kinesiology with a concentration in Exercise Science—Pre-physical Therapy. Note: Some courses required for the major will also fulfill requirements for the General Education Curriculum. Students should always meet with a faculty advisor for information on course scheduling, rotation, and selection and for planning an effective and efficient program of study.
General Education Curriculum
Written and Oral Communication (9 hours required, minimum grade of C)