Frequently Asked Questions


  • Q. How much does it cost each year to attend the UMES Physical therapy Program?

    A. Estimated Costs

    Q. How can I obtain an application?

    A. The UMES Department of Physical Therapy uses PTCAS and a supplemental application for the UMES Graduate School.  See  Application Information

    Q. Where can I find information regarding prerequisite courses?

    A. Pre-requisite Requirements

    Q. What criteria are used when selecting students for the program?

    A. Admissions Policy

    Q. Where are the clinical sites?

    A. Clinical Site Information

    Q. How long is the program?

    A. The program is three years in length, it starts in the fall semester and the students graduate in September.  See  Course Sequence and the Program

    Q. When does the program begin?

    A. The UMES Program in Physical Therapy begins in the Fall semester of the first year. See course sequence page for more information.

    Q. Is financial aid available?

    A.  UMES Financial Aid Office

    Q. Where are you located?

    A. We are located in Princess Anne, Maryland on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.  More information can found be at  The University

    Q. Can you apply as a freshman at UMES?

    A. No, please see the admissions policy.

    Q.  How do I reapply?A.  You must reapply through PTCAS and submit a new supplemental application.