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Please note that this form does not save your application as you work - it must be completed in one sitting. We recommend you answer the questions listed below in a Word Doc or other digital file first. Then come back to this form, fill in all answers, and copy/paste your question answers in the appropriate box.

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Thank you for your interest in the UAB DPT Early Acceptance program - we look forward to reviewing your application.

 

UAB DPT Early Acceptance Application

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Why do you want to become a Physical Therapist? What prompted your career choice?
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Give a brief description of physical therapy, as you know it at this time.
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What prompted you to seek early admission?
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Describe your most challenging life experience. What did it teach you about yourself?
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What individual characteristics make you uniquely qualified for early admission in an entry-level PT program other than being a good student and wanting to help people?
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How have you challenged yourself, your ideals, your philosophies, your concepts of life or the way you live?
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In what way/ways have you changed as a result of this challenge?
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If you are not accepted into this program, what are your plans for the future?
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List any honors or distinctions you have received.
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Describe your leadership experiences.
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If you have had the opportunity to teach others, describe how you felt about the experience.
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Do you have interest in research? If so, could this help your working as a Physical Therapist?
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Click below to upload a Letter of Recommendation from your coach or extra curricular activity leader. Click here for a page to share with them so they can upload their letter directly to DPT Admissions.

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