Advising in the Five Schools

Department of Physical Therapy Internal Transfer Process

Students who are enrolled in the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance and who want to transfer to the Physical Therapy program must follow the steps below.

STEP 1:
Schedule an appointment with a professional Academic Advisor in the Academic Advising Center.  Appointments can be made by phone at (607) 274-1001 or by email at advisingcenter@ithaca.edu .  

STEP 2:
During the initial appointment, you will complete a Student Contact Sheet which will be sent to the Department of Physical Therapy.  You will also be given additional information about the program – including an application packet. 

STEP 3:
Complete all required application materials and schedule a follow-up meeting with the academic advisor in the Academic Advising Center.  All applications documents must be completed and reviewed by the advisor no later than one week prior to the official deadline for application.

  • Application deadline for Fall entrance: May 1st
  • Application deadline for Spring entrance: December 1st

STEP 4:
Once materials are reviewed, the advisor in the Academic Advising Center will submit completed materials to the Department of Physical Therapy.

NOTE: Applicants are typically notified by the Department of Physical Therapy of decisions regarding admission within six weeks of the application deadline.

 

Additional Documents for Physical Therapy Internal Transfers:

Internal Transfer Information Sheet

Internal Transfer Checklist (PDF)

Internal Transfer Checklist (Word)

Internal Transfer Application (PDF)

Internal Transfer Application (Word)

Clinical Observation Form (PDF)

Clinical Observation Form (Word)