Physical Therapy

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Tara Chudy
Tel: 203-365-4735
chudyt@sacredheart.edu

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Monica Rivera
Tel: 203-365-4724
Fax: 203-365-4723
riveram6@sacredheart.edu

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Sacred Heart University's Doctorate in Physical Therapy Program Named One of the Best

May 17, 2019

Sacred Heart University's doctorate in physical therapy program was named one of the best programs in the northeast by HealthGrad.Com. According to HealthGrad, programs on its list were only chosen if they were fully accredited and had a proven track record of exceptional graduate outcomes as evidenced by a 100 percent pass rate on the NPTE exam.

Sacred Heart University Moves Up in Carnegie Classification to Doctoral University Category

April 17, 2019

The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education has reclassified Sacred Heart University to Carnegie’s newly named Doctoral/Professional Universities category. Sacred Heart is one of 151 institutions in the new category that includes Gonzaga, Hofstra, Elon, University of San Francisco, Santa Clara and Pepperdine.

Interprofessional Work is Key to Schoolchildren’s Success

February 22, 2019

About 40 Sacred Heart University students studying education, social work, speech-language pathology and physical and occupational therapy recently got a look at how their disciplines intertwine in school environments, thanks to a grant from the College of Health Professions. The graduate students participated in a three-hour program that aimed to help them better understand each other’s roles and how they overlap to help the children they one day will assist to have more meaningful, rewarding and successful school experiences.