Department of Physical Therapy Internal Transfer Process

"Based on admissions and enrollment data, the Physical Therapy Department will accept applications for internal transfer; however, decisions will depend on eligibility of students and availability of seats. "

Please review the following steps:

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.


  • Schedule an appointment with Amber Cloke in the Academic Advising Center. Appointments can be made by phone at (607) 274-1001 or by email at .


  • During the initial appointment you will be given information about the program – including an application packet.


  • Complete all required application materials and schedule a follow-up meeting with Amber Cloke in the Academic Advising Center. All application documents must be completed and reviewed 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


  • Once materials are reviewed, completed materials will be submitted by Amber Cloke 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 Checklist (PDF)

Internal Transfer Checklist (Word)

Internal Transfer Application (PDF)

Internal Transfer Application (Word)

Clinical Observation Form (PDF)

Clinical Observation Form (Word)