Orthopedic Physical Therapy (Advanced Certificate)

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Program Description

The Advanced Certificate Program in Orthopedic Physical Therapy is a clinical residency designed for licensed physical therapists to obtain advanced knowledge and clinical skills in orthopedic physical therapy. 


The NYU Clinical Residency Program in Orthopedic Physical Therapy is accredited by the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE) as a post-professional residency program for physical therapists in orthopedic physical therapy.


Admission to graduate programs in the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development requires the following minimum components:

  • Résumé/CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Proficiency in English

See NYU Steinhardt's Graduate Admissions website for additional information on school-wide admission. Some programs may require additional components for admissions.

See How to Apply for admission requirements and instructions specific to this program.