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Different PT programs have different GRE requirements- some don’t require the GRE at all while others have various forms of minimum requirements- from just taking the test to actual score minimums. Here are the GRE requirements by schools, according to the Physical Therapy Centralized Application Center (PTCAS).

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Physical Therapy Schools Without GRE Requirement

If you are looking for a school without a GRE requirement, the following DPT schools do not require GRE scores with your application:

  • American International College
  • Boston University
  • Chatham University
  • Clarkson University
  • College of Saint Mary
  • Daemen College
  • Dominican College of Blauvelt (Depends on Applicant)
  • Gannon University Erie
  • Gannon University Ruskin
  • George Fox University
  • Indiana University
  • Ithaca College (Freshman Entry Only)
  • Maryville University of St. Louis
  • Misericordia University (Select Applicants Only)
  • Nazareth College of Rochester
  • New York Institute of Technology
  • Ohio State University
  • Pacific University
  • Quinnipiac University
  • Saint Francis University
  • Saint Louis University
  • Samuel Merritt University
  • Thomas Jefferson University
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • University of Evansville
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
  • University of Michigan – Flint
  • University of New England
  • University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth
  • University of Scranton
  • University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
  • University of Toledo
  • Utica College
  • Washington University – St. Louis
  • Western University of Health Sciences
  • Wichita State University

GRE Requirements by DPT Program

The following schools do require GRE scores. Raw score requirements for various sections are listed- if there is no score that means that there is no minimum requirement in terms of fixed score. Some of the schools on this list may have a percentile requirement but not a raw score requirement- percentile requirements are not listed here. It is always important that you go to the PTCAS website and click on the programs you are interested in to get full information on GRE requirements.

AdventHealth UniversityFL N/A N/A N/A
Alabama State UniversityAL150 N/A3.5
Allen CollegeIAN/AN/AN/A
Alvernia UniversityPA1501503.5
Anderson UniversitySCN/AN/AN/A
Andrews UniversityMI1421423.0
Angelo State UniversityTX1401403.0
Arcadia University (Sponsored)PA1511504.0
Arkansas State UniversityAR N/A N/A N/A
Army-Baylor UniversityTX1521483.5
AT Still UniversityAZ1401403.5
Augusta UniversityGA N/A N/A2.0
Azusa Pacific UniversityCA1501504.0
Baylor UniversityTX N/A N/A N/A
Bellarmine UniversityKY N/A N/A N/A
Belmont UniversityTN N/A N/A N/A
Bradley UniversityIL N/A N/A N/A
Brenau UniversityGA1461443.5
Briar Cliff UniversityIA N/A N/A3.0
Campbell UniversityNC1501503.5
Carroll UniversityWI N/A N/A N/A
Central Michigan UniversityMI N/A N/A N/A
Chapman UniversityCA1461443.5
Clarke UniversityIA N/A N/A N/A
Cleveland State UniversityOH N/A N/A N/A
College of St. ScholasticaMN N/A N/A.5
College of Staten IslandNY N/A N/A N/A
Columbia UniversityNY1501503.5
Concordia University St. PaulMN N/A N/A N/A
Concordia University WisconsinWI N/A N/A N/A
Creighton UniversityNE N/A N/A N/A
CSU FresnoCA N/A N/A N/A
CSU Long BeachCA N/A N/A N/A
CSU NorthridgeCA N/A N/A3.0
CSU SacramentoCA N/A N/A3.5
D’Youville CollegeNY N/A N/A N/A
Des Moines UniversityIA N/A N/A N/A
DeSales UniversityPA150N/A N/A
Drexel UniversityPA1501504.0
Duke UniversityNC N/A N/A N/A
Duquesne UniversityPA150153 N/A
East Carolina UniversityNC1451453.0
East Tennessee State UniversityTN N/A N/A N/A
Eastern Washington UniversityWA N/A N/A4.0
Elon UniversityNC N/A N/A N/A
Emory & Henry CollegeVA N/A N/A N/A
Emory UniversityGA N/A N/A3.0
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical UniversityFL149148  N/A
Florida Gulf Coast UniversityFL N/A N/A4.0
Florida International UniversityFL N/A N/A3.5
Florida Southern CollegeFL1461443.0
Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady UniversityLA N/A N/A3.0
Franklin Pierce University ArizonaAZ N/A N/A N/A
Franklin Pierce University New HampshireNH N/A N/A N/A
George Washington UniversityDC N/A N/A N/A
Georgia Southern UniversityGA146144 N/A
Georgia State UniversityGA1451453.0
Governors State UniversityIL N/A N/A N/A
Grand Valley State UniversityMI N/A N/A N/A
Hampton UniversityVA150 N/A2.0
Hardin-Simmons UniversityTX N/A N/A N/A
Harding UniversityAR N/A N/A N/A
High Point UniversityNC N/A N/A N/A
Howard UniversityDC1501503.0
Hunter CollegeNYUnknownUnknownUnknown
Husson UniversityME N/A N/A N/A
Idaho State UniversityID1481474.0
Indiana State UniversityIN N/A N/A N/A
Kean UniversityNJ N/A N/A N/A
Langston UniversityOK N/A N/A N/A
Lebanon Valley CollegePA N/A N/A N/A
Loma Linda UniversityCA1501503.0
Long Island University BrooklynNY N/A N/A N/A
Long Island University PostNYUnknownUnknownUnknown
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New OrleansLA N/A N/A N/A
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in ShreveportLA N/A N/A N/A
Marist CollegeNY N/AN/A 3.5
Marquette UniversityWI1501502.0
Marshall UniversityWV N/A N/A3.0
Mary Baldwin UniversityVA N/A N/A N/A
Marymount UniversityVA1501503.5
Mayo Clinic School of Health SciencesMN N/A N/A N/A
MCPHS UniversityMA N/A N/A N/A
Medical University of South CarolinaSC N/A N/A N/A
Mercer UniversityGA150 N/A3.5
Mercy CollegeNY N/A N/A3.0
Messiah UniversityPA N/A N/A N/A
Methodist UniversityNC1441451.5
MGH Institute of Health ProfessionsMA1461453.5
Midwestern University Downers GroveIL  N/A  N/A  N/A
Midwestern University GlendaleAZ  N/A  N/A  N/A
Missouri State UniversityMO  N/A N/A  N/A
Mount Saint Mary’s UniversityCA1501504.0
Mount St. Joseph UniversityOH  N/A  N/A  N/A
Neumann UniversityPAUnknownUnknownUnknown
New York Medical CollegeNY1501502.0
New York UniversityNY  N/A  N/A  N/A
Northeastern UniversityMA  N/A  N/A  N/A
Northern Arizona UniversityAZ1491463.5
Northern Illinois UniversityIL N/A N/A1.5
Northwestern UniversityIL N/A N/A N/A
Nova Southeastern University Ft. LauderdaleFL N/A N/A N/A
Nova Southeastern University TampaFL N/A N/A N/A
Oakland UniversityMI144147 N/A
Ohio UniversityOH N/A N/A N/A
Oklahoma City UniversityOKN/AN/AN/A
Old Dominion UniversityVA1481483.5
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine SuwaneeGA N/A N/A N/A
Plymouth State UniversityNH N/A N/A N/A
Radford UniversityVA N/A N/A N/A
Regis UniversityCO N/A N/A N/A
Rockhurst UniversityMO1471453.0
Rocky Mountain University of Health ProfessionsUT N/A N/A1.5
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and ScienceIL N/A N/A N/A
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (Newark/North Campus)NJ1501503.5
Sacred Heart UniversityCT N/A N/A N/A
Samford UniversityAL N/A N/A N/A
San Diego State UniversityCAUnknownUnknownUnknown
San Francisco State UniversityCA N/A N/A3.5
Seton Hall UniversityNJ1501503.0
Shenandoah UniversityVA N/A N/A N/A
Simmons UniversityMA1501444.0
Slippery Rock UniversityPAN/AN/AN/A
South CollegeTN N/A N/A N/A
Southwest Baptist UniversityMO N/A N/A N/A
Springfield CollegeMA1501503.5
St. Ambrose UniversityIA N/A N/A N/A
St. Catherine UniversityMN N/A N/A N/A
Stockton UniversityNJ N/A N/A N/A
Stony Brook UniversityNY N/A N/A N/A
SUNY BuffaloNY N/A N/A N/A
SUNY DownState Medical CenterNYN/AN/AN/A
SUNY Upstate Medical UniversityNYN/A N/A N/A
Temple UniversityPA N/A N/A N/A
Tennessee State UniversityTN150150 N/A
Texas State UniversityTX150145 N/A
Texas Tech University Health Sciences CenterTX N/A N/A N/A
Texas Woman’s UniversityTX N/A N/A N/A
The Sage CollegesNY N/A N/A N/A
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San AntonioTX N/A N/A N/A
The University of Texas Medical Branch at GalvestonTX1451451.5
Touro CollegeNY148147 N/A
Touro UniversityNV1431433.0
Trine UniversityINN/AN/AN/A
Tufts UniversityMAN/AN/AN/A
University of Arkansas for Medical SciencesAR N/A N/A N/A
University of Central ArkansasAR N/A N/A N/A
University of Central FloridaFL N/A N/A N/A
University of CincinnatiOH1461433.0
University of ColoradoCO N/A N/A N/A
University of ConnecticutCTN/AN/AN/A
University of DaytonOH N/A N/A N/A
University of DelawareDE N/A N/A N/A
University of FindlayOH N/A N/A N/A
University of FloridaFL1461443.5
University of HartfordCT N/A N/A N/A
University of Illinois ILUnknown Unknown Unknown
University of Illinois at ChicagoIL N/A N/A N/A
University of IndianapolisIN N/A N/A N/A
University of IowaIA N/A N/A N/A
University of JamestownND N/A N/A N/A
University of Kansas Medical CenterKS N/A N/A N/A
University of KentuckyKY1451451.5
University of LynchburgVA146146 N/A
University of MaryND N/A N/A N/A
University of Maryland – BaltimoreMD N/A N/A N/A
University of Maryland – Eastern ShoreMD N/A N/A N/A
University of Massachusetts – LowellMAUnknownUnknownUnknown
University of MiamiFL1491473.5
University of MinnesotaMNUnknownUnknownUnknown
University of MisissippiMSUnknown Unknown Unknown
University of MissouriMO Unknown Unknown Unknown
University of Montana – MissoulaMT1461463.0
University of Mount UnionOH1401441.5
University of Nebraska Medical CenterNE N/A N/A N/A
University of Nevada, Las VegasNV N/A N/A N/A
University of New MexicoNM N/A N/A N/A
University of North Carolina at Chapel HillNC N/A N/A N/A
University of North DakotaND N/A N/A N/A
University of North FloridaFL N/A N/A3.5
University of North GeorgiaGA1461403.5
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences CenterOK N/A N/A N/A
University of PittsburghPA N/A N/A N/A
University of Puget SoundWA N/A N/A N/A
University of Rhode IslandRI N/A N/A N/A
University of Saint MaryKS N/A N/A N/A
University of South AlabamaAL290 combined verbal and quantitative N/A N/A
University of South CarolinaSC1461463.5
University of South DakotaSD N/A N/A N/A
University of South FloridaFL N/A N/A N/A
University of Southern California (Sponsored)CA N/A N/A N/A
University of St. Augustine for Health SciencesFL N/A N/A N/A
University of Tennessee at ChattanoogaTN N/A N/A3.0
University of Tennessee Health Science CenterTN N/A N/A N/A
University of Texas at El PasoTX N/A N/A N/A
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at DallasTX1501504.0
University of the Incarnate WordTX N/A N/A N/A
University of the PacificCA N/A N/A3.5
University of UtahUT N/A N/A N/A
University of VermontVT1501504.0
University of WashingtonWA N/A N/A N/A
University of Wisconsin-LaCrosseWA1431433.0
University of Wisconsin-MadisonWA1441443.5
University of Wisconsin-MilwaukeeWA N/A N/A N/A
University or New EnglandME N/A N/A N/A
Virginia Commonwealth UniversityVA N/A N/A N/A
Washington UniversityMO N/A N/A N/A
Walsh UniversityOH N/A N/A N/A
Wayne State UniversityMI1401403.0
West Coast UniversityCA N/A N/A N/A
West Virginia UniversityWV N/A N/AN/A 
Western Carolina UniversityNC147 1453.0
Western Kentucky UniversityKY N/A N/A N/A
Western Michigan UniversityMI N/A N/A N/A
Wheeling Jesuit UniversityWV 140 140 3.0
Widener UniversityPA1471482.0
William Carey UniversityMS1451453.0
Wingate UniversityNC N/A N/A N/A
Winston-Salem State UniversityNC1451453.0
Youngstown UniversityOH N/A N/A N/A

Last Updated: 3/16/2021