Professional DPT Program Prerequisites

The three years of undergraduate coursework includes two years of lower division prerequisite courses and one year of the upper division prerequisites.

  • ES 207 Human Form and Function or ANA 113 Human Anatomy or APY 345 Comparative Primate Anatomy and APY 346 Dissections in Comparative Primate Anatomy
  • CHE 101 General Chemistry
  • CHE 102 General Chemistry
  • MTH 121 Survey of Calculus and its Applications I or  MTH 131 Mathematical Analysis for Management or MTH 141 College Calculus I
  • PGY 300 Human Physiology
  • PHY 101 College Physics I
  • PHY 151 College Physics I Lab
  • PHY 102 College Physics II
  • PHY 152 College Physics II Lab
  • PSY 101 Introductory Psychology or PSY 322 Abnormal Psychology or PSY 336 Developmental Psychology or NSG 250 Human Growth and Development
  • STA 119 Statistical Methods or PSY 207 Psychological Statistics
  • ES 310 Practical Applications in Exercise Science with Lab
  • ES 342 Neuroscience
  • ES 344 Neuroanatomy
  • ES 370 Biomechanics I
  • PAS 407 Gross Human Anatomy

And one of the following courses:

  • ES 300 Theory of Athletic Injury I
  • ES 330 Life Span Physiology
  • ES 380 Exercise Physiology

Questions about the program?

Contact undergraduate advisement at sphhp-oasa@buffalo.edu or (716) 829-5000.