Educational Programs



Colleges and Universities

- Accredited North Carolina Physical Therapy Programs
- Accredited North Carolina Physical Therapist Assistant Programs
- Developing Physical Therapy Programs


For information on any of the programs listed above, click here.


Residency Programs


- Carolinas Rehabilitation Orthopedic Physical Therapy Clinical Residency Program
- Duke University Health System
  • Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Residency

  • Orthopaedic Residency
  • Orthopaedic Manual Therapy Fellowship
  • Pediatric Residency
  • Sports Division/Athletics Fellowship
  • Sports Residency
  • Women's Health Residency
- University of North Carolina Orthopedic Residency Program


'All physical therapists and physical therapist assistants are obligated to engage in the continual acquisition of knowledge, skills, and abilities to advance the science of physical therapy and its role in the delivery of health care. 1    

1Taken from the Elements of the Vision 2020 statement of the APTA.