BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN PHYSICAL THERAPY

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN PHYSICAL THERAPY

The 4-year Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy program of Riverside College aims to produce competent global leaders and professionals who are experts in rehabilitation therapy and patient management. The program is noted for being the 4 top-performing program in the August 2017 Physical Therapy Licensure Examination.

Students are trained to:

  • rehabilitate patients with dysfunctions that limit physical movement
  • prescribe and manage pain-alleviating therapeutic exercises
  • promote fitness and wellness to achieve long-term health benefits among patients
  • be extensively knowledgeable in Anatomy, Physiology and Kinesiology (motion science)
  • be prepared for further studies in medicine

Riverside College helps students graduate college on time through excellent academic programs supported with a technology learning platform, complete and modern facilities. The program also offers diverse internship opportunities to provide students with extensive skills training that will allow them to excel in career paths including but not limited to hospitals, private practice, rehabilitation centers, sports and fitness facilities, and other institutions.