Stduents in class

Apply for PT

Thank you for your interest in pursuing an application to Marquette University and the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program. There are a number of situations which may apply to you as an applicant to the DPT Program at Marquette University. Our doctoral program is a six-year curriculum for students admitted at the freshman level and encompasses three-years for students transferring into the professional phase. As an ‘Early Assurance’ (i.e. freshman admit) DPT Program, external applicants can be admitted on a competitive, space available basis. Please click on the link below which applies to your situation.

Our DPT Program at Marquette University participates in the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service, known as PTCAS. External transfer applicants applying to the professional phase of the physical therapist education program for the 2017 entering class will apply online using the PTCAS application. To learn more about the PTCAS application process, visit All internal transfer applicants, whether they are current students or graduates of Marquette University (including students with a CTRH Master’s degree), will complete our Marquette DPT application found online at


Contact Marquette's Physical Therapy Program

Email the department
Marquette University Program in Physical Therapy
Schroeder Complex, 346
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
Phone: (414) 288-7161
Fax: (414) 288-5987