Group Information Sessions

Doctor of Physical Therapy Information Session and Tour

Students interested in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program are encouraged to attend one of the upcoming information sessions.  The sessions will include information on all aspects of the application process, prerequisite requirements, and the admissions criteria.  If time permits, individual questions will be addressed and a tour of our facilities will be conducted. 

Information sessions are held at 7667 Folsom Blvd., Suite 1054, Sacramento, CA 95826.  Parking passes can be purchased near the West entrance.  Driving directions to the university and the campus map are available at   Please send an email to Karen Salatti at to let us know you will be attending, or if you need additional information.  




Friday, February 5, 2016

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Thursday, July 21, 2016

3:00p.m. - 4:30p.m.

3:00p.m. - 4:30p.m.

12:00p.m. - 1:30p.m.

2:00p.m. - 3:30p.m.

Folsom Hall 1054

Folsom Hall 1054

Folsom Hall 1054

Folsom Hall 1054


Class of 2015


Three applications are REQUIRED to apply for the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program for Fall 2015 Enrollment Consideration:

  • PTCAS Application
    Opens: July 2016
    Deadline: October 3, 2016
  • PT Department Application
    Opens: Summer 2016
    Deadline: October 3, 2016
  • CSU Office of Graduate Studies' Graduate Application 
    Available: Applicants invited to an interview will be notified when to apply.

For additional information click here to view a slide show of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program. 

 scheduling a DPT Advising Application Appointment, you will need to review the Prospective StudentApplication RequirementsPrerequisite Courses Required and Frequently Asked Questions links on this website.

Advising Appointment Times vary by advisor:

If you have attended one of the Group Advising Sessions and wish to schedule an individual advising appointment, contact the Department of Physical Therapy at 916-278-6426.  You will asked for the following information when scheduling your appointment:

  • First and Last Name
  • Contact telephone number
  • Baccalaureate degree major and from which college/university degree was earned
  • Are you applying for Fall 2016 enrollment consideration?
  • Have you completed all the required prerequisites?
  • Have you volunteered and/or worked in a physical therapy setting?
  • Indicate the days and times you would like to schedule an appointment.  

Bring a copy of your unofficial transcripts and download and complete the DPT Prerequisite Worksheet to review with the Faculty Advisor.

Applicants with Foreign Documents: 
Domestic applicants applying with transcripts from outside the U.S. must complete 8 units of the prerequisite course work at a U.S. accredited college or university, and have two (2) references from U.S. or Canadian licensed physical therapists.  Prerequisite courses taken outside the U.S. must have been completed by the end of the Fall 2016 semester.
Department of Physical Therapy is located in Folsom Hall at:

7667 Folsom Blvd. Room 1054
Sacramento, CA  95826

Sac State Visitors Center

Semester Office Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Winter and Spring Break Office Hours
Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Office Hours: 
Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm