Physical Therapy

Our mission is to improve the physical well-being and quality of life of people in the state of Minnesota and throughout the world by training scholarly physical therapists, developing researchers in rehabilitation science, and discovering new knowledge. We aim to empower:

  • DPT graduates from the Division of Physical Therapy with didactic knowledge, clinical skills, and translational abilities to bring prevailing best practice into the clinic
  • Ph.D. graduates from the Division of Rehabilitation Science with the talents to discover and disseminate rehabilitation breakthroughs
  • Physical therapist graduates from the Geriatric Clinical Residency program with specialized clinical/academic skills to enhance care for the elderly.


Division of Physical Therapy Office
Phone: 612-626-5303

Mailing Address 

Division of Physical Therapy
MMC 388
420 Delaware Street SE
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN  55455