Robbins College of Health & Human Sciences

Physical Therapy

The Department of Physical Therapy at Baylor University seeks to advance societal health through innovative education, connection, inquiry, and leadership in physical therapy. We offer an innovative hybrid Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program as well as an Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency program. 


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Sep. 8, 2023
Student Spotlight: Ben McRae, PTA

Current Baylor DPT student Ben McRae, a certified Physical Therapy Assistant, discusses his journey to and in the Baylor Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, including how he manages his school-home-work balance and his PT professional involvement in his home state of Louisiana. 

Aug. 9, 2023
Baylor DPT Student Alexandra McDonald Selected for Exxat Student Scholarship

Congratulations to Baylor University Doctor of Physical Therapy student Alexandra McDonald! McDonald was recently announced as a recipient of the Exxat Student Scholarship in the category of Scholarly Productivity, which recognizes students who have made significant contributions to the body of evidence in their respective professions, thereby advancing evidence-based practice and improving patient care. 

Aug. 3, 2023
Robbins College Dean Jason Carter Celebrates One Year on the Job

On August 8, 2023, Jason R. Carter, PhD, celebrates his one-year anniversary as Dean of the Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences at Baylor University. In this Q&A, Dean Carter shares his reflections on this past year along with his hopes and vision for the future.

Aug. 2, 2023
Laurel Proulx Joins Department of Physical Therapy Faculty

Baylor University’s Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences is pleased to announce the appointment of Laurel E. Proulx, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS, as Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy.