Exercise Science BS/DPT

School of Public Health and Health Professions

Program Description

he combined ES BS/DPT program allows students to complete the BS in Exercise Science and the Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) in six years. The combined Exercise Science BS/DPT program is suited for exceptional students who want an accelerated pathway to complete the Bachelor of Science and doctorate degrees. Students in this program will apply to UB’s DPT program in year three.

Program Contact

School of Public Health and Health Professions
Office of Academic and Student Affairs
104 Kimball Tower
Buffalo, NY 14214
Email: sphhp-oasa@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-829-5000

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100 percent of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 211 Hours


  • 5+ Years

Application Fee

  • $50

Special Requirements

Students must apply via the Physical Therapy Application Service (PTCAS) and pay that application fee in addition to the $50 UB application fee.

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.