MGH Institute of Health Professions welcomes applications from individuals holding a Bachelor’s degree who seek to enter the field of Physical Therapy with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree.
Our professional staff is here to provide information and answer questions you might have during the admission and financial aid process, and to offer ongoing information throughout the application process.
Important Application Dates
For Program Starting: Summer 2021 (June)
The PTCAS 2020-2021 Application Cycle opens on June 17, 2020.
Application Deadline: October 15, 2020*
The Doctor of Physical Therapy program participates in the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service (PTCAS). All students are required to apply online through PTCAS.
Updates to the application requirements and related policies due to COVID-19, can be found here.
Items to submit directly to PTCAS:
- PTCAS application with application fee
- Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
- Three (3) reference letters
- MGH IHP Custom Questions
- Physical Therapy observation hours
- GRE Test Score (PTCAS GRE program code: 7615)
MGH Institute of Health Professions does not require a supplemental application.
*In order to be eligible for review, PTCAS applications must be completed on or prior to the deadline. Please note: you should allow several weeks for all required documents to be received and processed by PTCAS.