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Prosthetics-Orthotics

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Master On Campus
18 months
Duration
31333 USD/year
31333 USD/year
14666 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center has been a leader in Prosthetics-Orthotics education since 1982. Today, our Master of Prosthetics-Orthotics Program gives students world-class training in one of health care’s most fascinating and rewarding professions.

Overview

Key facts:

  • The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center's Master of Prosthetics-Orthotics Program is a full-time, post-baccalaureate curriculum that begins once a year in May and ends 19 months later in December.
  • At the end of 19 months, successful students receive a Master of Prosthetics-Orthotics degree and go directly into residency training. This is currently 12 months for prosthetics and 12 months for orthotics. After completing their residencies, graduates are eligible to sit for prosthetics-orthotics certification exams administered by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics, and Pedorthics

Accreditation

UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the bachelor (B.S.), masters (M.A./M.S./M.S.C.S./M.P.A.S./M.R.C), doctoral (Ph.D./D.P.T.) and medical professional (M.D.) degrees.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Anatomy Lecture 
  • Human Anatomy Dissection Lab 
  • Human Physiology 
  • Neuroscience 
  • Laboratory Skills and Materials in Prosthetics and Orthotics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100

Other requirements

General requirements

The application will require:

  • Three letters of recommendation from instructors, employers, undergraduate advisors, volunteer supervisors, or academic/research mentors.
  • Original transcripts from all of the colleges you’ve attended.
  • Your GRE scores. (Scores are acceptable within five years of taking the exam.)
  • TOEFL scores if you’re an international student

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31333 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    31333 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • In-State

    14666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.

$22,000 for Texas residents (and students who qualify for the Academic Common Market) and $47,000  for non-Texas residents.

Funding

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