William Jewell offers a number of pre-professional courses of study leading to programs at various graduate and professional schools. Some partner schools offer direct-entry from Jewell.
Start your education at Jewell and prepare yourself for a career in pre-occupational therapy or pre-physical therapy.
A Look at Pre-Physical Therapy
Students interested in pursuing a degree in physical therapy after graduation from William Jewell should consult with the pre-physical therapy advisor in the Department of Physics. The requirements for physical therapy programs vary, but the advisor can assist in the selection of courses that meet the requirements of a specific school or in the selection of courses that meet a composite list of requirements derived from reviewing the requirements of many different schools.
Students should consult catalogs for the physical therapy schools that they expect to attend for more specific lists of prerequisites. Students can pursue any major, but a major in biology or psychological science may be convenient.