"I have been extremely pleased with all the UM students. They have no weaknesses."
- Kathleen Linney, PT. Kalispell Regional Medical Center
The School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science offers a 33-month entry-level Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree. This degree program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). The Nora Staael Evert Physical Therapy Clinic houses UMPT Sports and Orthopedics, UMPT Neurological and Mobility Impairments, and the New Directions Wellness Center, which provides fitness and wellness services for people with physical limitations or disabilities and are integral to the mission of the School. Ongoing research efforts within the School include initiatives in the Applied Exercise Physiology, Movement Science, Motor Control and Montana PACE (Peripheral Artery and Cardiac Exercise) laboratories.