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The following resources are provided to facilitate physical therapist and physical therapist assistant academic program curriculum development, review, and enhancement. These resources are designed to provide contemporary information and changes that are occurring within health professions education and physical therapy to facilitate faculty dialogue.

Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service

January 1, 2020 / Website

Apply once for multiple DPT programs. APTA's PTCAS makes applying to physical therapy programs easy.
Curriculum Resources by Topic

November 1, 2019 / Article

These resources are provided to facilitate academic program curriculum development, review, and enhancement.
Core Competencies of a Physical Therapist Resident

January 15, 2020 / Resource

Access core competencies expected of a physical therapist resident upon graduation from the program.
Curriculum Resources from APTA Sections

January 25, 2019 / Article

Resources from APTA sections are provided to facilitate academic program curriculum development, review, and enhancement. 
Regulatory and Governmental Curriculum Resources

February 27, 2018 / Article

Resources provided relate to governmental agencies and regulatory standards that inform the curriculum and student related issues.
Model Position Description for the ACCE/DCE: PTA Program

February 27, 2018 / Article

View model descriptions of faculty in PTA programs.
Model Position Description for the ACCE/DCE: PT Program

February 27, 2018 / Article

Review position descriptions and responsibilities for faculty of PT programs.