Top PT and OT Schools

May 2, 2012


Fusion Medical Staffing

With Therapy jobs on the rise, it is predicted that the number of admissions to therapy schools with increase in upcoming years. According to a recent article published by US News, both Occupational and Physical Therapist Jobs make the top ten list for best jobs in 2012. Physical and occupational therapists service a wide variety of patients, and with the baby boomer generation ageing, therapists are in more of a demand than ever before. According to US News, choosing a specialty in the field early on can help you stand out as an OT or PT since there are so many different directions you can take in your career. Your specialized skills and passion for what you do will help you land the job of your choice. If you are considering becoming a PT or OT, here is the list of the top school in the country for each program.

Physical Therapy Schools:

  1. University of Southern California
  2. Washington University in St. Louis
  3. University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilition Services
  4. University of Delaware Physical Therapy Department
  5. St. Louis University Program in Physical Therapy
  6. US Army- Baylor University of Texas
  7. University of Iowa Physical Therapy Graduate Program
  8. University of Miami at Coral Gabels, FL
  9. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  10. Duke University

Occupational Therapy Schools:

  1. University of Southern California
  2. Boston University
  3. Washington University at St. Louis
  4. University of Illinois- Chicago
  5. University of Kansas Med Center
  6. Colorado State University
  7. Thomas Jefferson University
  8. Tufts University- Boston School of Occupational Therapy
  9. University of Pittsburgh
  10. New York University

If you are a graduate from an accredited PT or OT program and are looking for the right career, please contact Fusion at 877-230-3885.

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