College of Physical Therapy

 


Physical Therapy is a five-year course with the first two years dealing with General Education subjects, third and fourth are professional years dealing with the core subjects of Physical Therapy while the fifth year is 10 months of clinical internship.
Graduates will have the appropriate knowledge, skills and attitude in planning, organizing and directing Physical Therapy programs for the care of individuals whose ability to function is impaired or threatened by disease or injury. Our program aims to develop well-rounded physical therapists that can practice as part of large and varied team personnel that include the physician and other professionals and assist health specialists and members of the community.
The college provides theoretical courses that will prepare the students for clinical practice as physical therapists, researchers and academicians and encourage research and community involvement that contributes to the health needs of the various sectors of the society. Graduates shall develop efficient clinical assessment skills through comprehensive instruction and hands-on training and be motivated for higher learning experiences and for continuous professional growth and instill among them a keen sense of responsibility, compassion and empathy for patients.


Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy

Career Opportunities

  1. Physical Therapist (Clinic, Home)
  2. Sports Physical Therapist
  3. Rehab Clinic Manager
  4. College Instructor
  5. Researcher

Student Organization

College of Physical Therapy Student Council
The organization that spearheads support towards the achievement of the students’ goals. It represents the values of purpose-driven leadership, academic excellence, respect for self, others and country, maintenance of value diversity, and accountability and community service.

Affiliation

  1. East Avenue Medical Center
  2. MCU FDTMF Hospital
  3. Philippine Orthopedic Center
  4. Philippine Center for Sports Medicine
  5. The Medical City
  6. Veteran’s Memorial Medical Center
  7. Fe Del Mundo Hospital
  8. Jose R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center

Linkages

Philippine Association of Rehabilitation Science Schools

Scholarships

  • Sibling Loyalty Discount
  • MCU Loyalty Discount
  • MCU Alumni Discount
  • MCU Continuing Student Discount
  • Presidential Decree 577
  • Presidential Decree 451
  • Creative Arts Group Grant
  • Entrance Scholarship
  • Filemon D. Tanchoco Scholarship