Class of 2021
Applications received 509
Candidates interviewed 150
Class size 52
Age The average age is 22; the range is between 21 and 32.
Sex 52% of the students are women, 48% are men.
Residency 52% of the class is from Iowa. Students come from 8 different states. There is no residency requirement at DMU.
Undergraduate degrees The most common undergraduate majors are biology, psychology and exercise science.
Academic performance Average cumulative GPA of 3.67, with a range from 3.30 to 4.00. The average science GPA is 3.50.
GRE  Average combined score: 305.
Experience Incoming students have a variety of quality observation experiences with physical therapists in both inpatient and outpatient settings.
Application timeline Successful applicants applied early in the admissions cycle. PTCAS opens each year in July for the class that begins the following year in July.
Interview Incoming students displayed strong interview skills, including communication skills, interpersonal behaviors, knowledge of the physical therapy profession, self-awareness, cultural competency, and others.

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