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Prerequisite Courses

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AUSTIN PEAY STATE UNIVERSITY

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIOL 1110/1111
BIOL 1120/1121
Human Anatomy and Physiology I and II
8
BIOL 2010/2011
BIOL 2020/2021
General Chemistry I and II
8
CHEM 1110/1111
CHEM 1120/1121
General Physics I and II
8
PHYS 2010/2011
PHYS 2020/2021
Mathematics
3
MATH 1730
Psychology
6
PSYC 1010 & 3100
Statistics
3
MATH 1530 or PSYC 2010
TOTAL
44
 

BELMONT UNIVERSITY

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIO 1110 & 1120
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIO 2230 & 2240
General Chemistry
8
CEM 1610 & 1620
General Physics
8
PHY 1110 & 1120
Mathematics
3
MTH 1130
Psychology
6
PSY 1100 & 2800
PSY 1100 & 3210
Statistics
3
MTH 1150 or MTH 1151/1160
TOTAL
44
 

CARSON-NEWMAN COLLEGE

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIOL 105 & 106
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 207 & 208
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 103 & 104
General Physics
8
PHYS 103 & 104
Mathematics
3
MATH 120
Psychology
6
PSY 101 & 102 or
PSY 101 & 206 or 302
Statistics
3
MATH 201, PSY 203 OR SOC 203
TOTAL
44
 

CHRISTIAN BROTHERS UNIVERSITY

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIOL 111/111L
BIOL 112/112L
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 217/217L
BIOL 218/218L
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 113/113L
CHEM 114/114L
General Physics
8
PHYS 201/201L
PHYS 202/202L
Mathematics
3
MATH 117
Psychology
6
PSYC 105 & 218
Statistics
3
MATH 201 or 308
TOTAL
44
 

EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIOL 1110/1111
BIOL 1120/1121
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
OR
Human Anatomy and Physiology
8
HSCI 2010/2011
HSCI 2020/2021
OR
HSCI 3000 & 3020
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110/1111
CHEM 1120/1121
General Physics
8
PHYS 2010/2011
PHYS 2020/2021
Mathematics
3
MATH 1710
Psychology
6
PSYC 1310 & 2130
Statistics
3
MATH 1530 OR PSYC 3100
TOTAL
44
 

FREED-HARDEMAN UNIVERSITY

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIO 111 & 112
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIO 211 & 212
General Chemistry
8
CHE 121/121L
CHE 122/122L
General Physics
8
PHS 201 & 202
Mathematics
3
MAT 101
Psychology
6
PSY 210 & 218 or
PSY 210 & 310
Statistics
3
MAT 235
TOTAL
44
 

LANE COLLEGE

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIOL 141/141L
BIOL 142/142L
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 344/344L
BIOL 345/ 345L
General Chemistry I & II
8
CHE 141/141L
CHE 142/142l
General Physics I & II
8
PHY 241/241L
PHY 242/242L
Mathematics
3
MAT 140
Psychology
6
PSY 130 & 230
Statistics
3
MAT 233
TOTAL
44
 

LIPSCOMB UNIVERSITY

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BY 1134 & 1144
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BY 2434 & 2444
General Chemistry
8
CM 1113/1211L
CM 1123/1221L
General Physics
8
PH 1214 & 1224
Mathematics
3
MA 1123
Psychology
6
PS 1113 & 2423 or 4423
Statistics
3
MA 2183 or PS 2503
TOTAL
44
 

MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIOL 1110/1111
BIOL 1120/1121
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 2010/2011
BIOL 2020/2021
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110/1111
CHEM 1120/1121
General Physics
8
PHYS 2010/2011
PHYS 2020/2021
Mathematics
3
MATH 1710
Psychology
6
PSY 1410 & 1420
PSY 1410 & 2300 or 3230
Statistics
3
PSY 3020 or MATH 1530
TOTAL
44
 

MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIO 1134 and BIO 1144
Human Anatomy
Human Physiology
8
BIO 3004
BIO 3014
General Chemistry
8
CH 1213/1211
CH 1223/1221
General Physics
8
PH 1113/1123/1133
Mathematics
3
MA 1313
Psychology
6
PSY 1013 & 3803
Or
PSY 1013 & EPY 2513
Statistics
3
ST 2113 or 3123
TOTAL
44
 

RHODES COLLEGE

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIOL 130/131L
BIOL 140/141L
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 115/115L
BIOL 116/116L
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 120/120L
CHEM 240/240L
General Physics
8
PHYS 111/111L
PHYS 112/112L
Mathematics
3
MATH 121
Psychology
3
3
PSYC 150
PSYC 224 or 229
Statistics
3
MATH 111
TOTAL
44
 

TENNESSEE TECH UNIVERSITY

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Zoology and Botany
8
BIOL 1115 & 2110
Human Anatomy &
Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 2010 & 2020
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110 & 1120
General Physics
8
PHYS 2010 & 2020
Mathematics
3
MATH 1710
Psychology
6
PSY 2010 & 3200 or 4160
Statistics
3
MATH 1530 & PSY 3010
TOTAL
44
 

UNION UNIVERSITY

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIO 214 & 215
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIO 221 & 222
General Chemistry
8
CHE 111 & 112
General Physics
8
PHY 213 & 214
Mathematics
3
MAT 116
Psychology
6
PSY 213 & 219 or 317 or 324
Statistics
3
MAT 114
TOTAL
44
 

UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIOL 1110/1111
BIOL 1120/1121
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BIOL 2010/2011
BIOL 2020/2021
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110/1111
CHEM 1120/1121
General Physics
8
PHYS 2010/2011
PHYS 2020/2021
Mathematics
3
MATH 1720
Psychology
6
PSYC 1030 & 3102 or 3103 or EDPR 2111
Statistics
3
MATH 1530, 4611, EDPR 4541, or SOC 3311
TOTAL
44
 

UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BISC 160/161
BISC 162/163
Human Anatomy and Physiology
8
BISC 206
BISC 207
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 105/115
CHEM 106/116
General Physics
8
PHYS 213/223
PHYS 214/224
Mathematics
3
MATH 121
Psychology
6
PSY 201 and 301 or 311
Statistics
3
MATH 115 or PSY 202
TOTAL
44
 

THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE AT CHATTANOOGA

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIOL 1110 & 1120
Functional Human Anatomy and Human Physiology
8
BIOL 2060
BIOL 2080
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110/1110L
CHEM 1120/1120L
General Physics
8
PHYS 1030/1030L
PHYS 1040/1040L
Mathematics
3
MATH 1720
Psychology
6
PSY 1010 & 2200 or 3080
Statistics
3
MATH 2100
TOTAL
44
 

THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE KNOXVILLE

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIOL130 & 140
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
BCMB 230 & EEB 240
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 120 & 130
General Physics
8
PHYS 221 & 222
Mathematics
3
MATH 130
Psychology
6
PSYCH 110 & 220
PSYCH 110 & 330 or CFS 210
Statistics
3
STAT 201
TOTAL
44
 

THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE AT MARTIN

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BIOL 130 & 140
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
ZOOL 251 & 352
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 121 & 122
General Physics
8
PHYS 211 & 212
Mathematics
3
MATH 140
Psychology
6
PSYC 101 & 313 or 350
Statistics
3
MATH 210, HPER 440, PSYC 318 or SOC 303
TOTAL
44
 

VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY

COURSE REQUIREMENTS
HOURS
EQUIVALENT COURSES
Biological Sciences
8
BSCI 110A/111A and BSCI 110B/111B or
BSCI 218 & 219
Anatomy & Physiology I & II
8
No equivalent
General Chemistry
8
CHE 102A & 104A
CHE 102B & 104B
General Physics
8
PHY 116A & 116B
Mathematics
3
MAT 155A
Psychology
6
PSY 101
PSY 215
Statistics
3
MATH 127b or PSY 209 or
PSY-PC 2102
TOTAL
44
 

Contact:

Roberta "Bertie" Gatlin, PT, ScDPT, PSC
Assistant Professor
Department of Physical Therapy

The University of Tennessee
Health Science Center
930 Madison - Suite 642
Memphis, TN 38163
901-448-5888
rgatlin@uthsc.edu