Currently, the School of Physical Therapy does not have its own PhD program. However, prospective students interested in an interdisciplinary degree that has as one of the interdisciplinary areas Physical Therapy are encouraged to contact the Interdisciplinary Graduate Programs regarding the Individualized Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program (IIP).

Two IIP graduates Audrey Elias and Adriana Degani had a primary mentor from the School of Physical Therapy faculty, and faculty from other disciplines contribute to their PhD training. The IIP  is described here, with instructions for application materials; application deadlines for the program to begin with a fall enrollment is April 1st and to begin in the spring the deadline for applying is November 15th