The mission of the School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences is to "Move Lives Forward" through the education of students in an inclusive educational, research, and clinical environment that embraces diversity, innovation, discovery, knowledge, expertise, leadership, collaboration, and partnerships.
Our School houses the Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree program, Professional Athletic Training Program, & Orthopaedic Residency Program. Not only do we provide excellent educational opportunities, but we have a growing research enterprise advancing our knowledge, a physical therapy center providing clinical care to Tampa Bay, and various service opportunities giving back to our communities.
Our unique placement within the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine allows us unmatched collaboration and synergy in education, clinical care, and research. Together we are all Making Life Better and Moving Lives Forward.
At the USF School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences (SPT&RS), we provide an unmatched educational experience, expert clinical care, and research that advances our professions. Our students, faculty, staff, and alumni make our school a place where moving lives forward thrives.