Doctor of Physical Therapy

School of Science

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Academic Scholarship

Merit scholarships in the amount of $7,500/year ($22,500 total) will be awarded to those achieving a minimum 3.6 cumulative overall GPA as calculated in PTCAS. The award is renewable on an annual basis provided the recipient maintains a minimum 3.4 cumulative GPA. Eligibility for this scholarship does not guarantee admission into the program. Demonstrated financial need is not required to be eligible and scholarships are awarded upon admission.

*Effective beginning with the Spring 2022 cohort.

External Scholarships

The following information is related to outside scholarship opportunities for the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program. In addition to these outside resources, we encourage you to reach out to present or future employers for potential employee benefit opportunities they may offer to you as a present or future employee.

Financial Aid

Need-based aid is available to those who meet eligibility.  Students interested in applying for need-based aid must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). For additional information, please contact the Office of Student Financial Services at 845-575-3230.

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Accreditation Status

The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Marist College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100, Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org