Texas State University Neurologic Residency
    The Texas State Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency, in collaboration with St. David's Medical Center, is a 52-week post-professional program for licensed physical therapists interested in advancing their practice through specialized clinical and didactic training in the area of neurologic physical therapy.

    Successful completion of this program will prepare residents to sit for the ABPTS examination to become a board certified specialist in neurologic physical therapy.

    The mission of the Texas State University Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency Program is to develop expert practitioners in neurologic physical therapy who demonstrate excellence in clinical practice & teaching skills, who expand the body of knowledge of neurologic physical therapy through clinical research, and who are recognized as leaders for their contributions to the community and the profession of physical therapy.
Program Contact Information
Program Type Residency
Program Status Accredited
Specialty/Subspecialty Neurology
Website http://www.health.txstate.edu/pt/Residencies/neuropt-reside
ncy.html
Program Directors Name Jennifer Hale, PT, DPT
Address Line 1 Department of Physical Therapy
Address Line 2 601 University Drive
City, State Zip San Marcos, Texas 78666
Phone 512/245-7342
Fax 512/245-8736
Email jhale@txstate.edu
Application Details
Application Deadline 1 02/01/2018
Admission Decision Date 1 04/15/2018
Program Start Date 1 08/27/2018
Interview Required Yes
Important Dates Not Applicable
Program Prerequisites
Courses Not Applicable
Certifications Not Applicable
Experience Not Applicable
Link to program’s prerequisite instructions Not Applicable
Supplemental Requirements
Supplemental application fee required Yes
Supplemental application fee amount $40.00
Link to supplemental forms or instructions http://www.health.txstate.edu/pt/Residencies/neuropt-reside
ncy/apply.html
Essay Questions
1.
Applicants must include a cover letter which includes answers to the following questions: What is motivating you to participate in a neurologic physical therapy residency program?
2.
What goals do you hope to achieve during the residency program and what are your 5-year career goals following completion of a residency program?
3.
What strengths do you bring that will grant you success in the residency program?
References/Evaluations
Program requires a reference from the following individuals
    Three letters of reference are required for all applicants. New graduates are required to submit a letter of reference from a current/previous clinical instructor and one letter of reference from an academic faculty member.
Program Details
Multi-site program No
Part-time versus Full-time Full Time
      Tuition $3,500.00
      Salary Yes
      Salary Type Annually
      Benefits Full-Time Employee
      Other Benefits Not Applicable
      Ability to earn higher degree No
      Higher degree available Not Applicable
      Program Length (in months) 12
      Anticipant number of clinical hours per week 25
      Maximum Number of Positions 2
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