2021 Commencement Celebration & Ceremony

Join us at 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 13 for our virtual Class of 2021 Celebration and on Friday, May 14 at 3:30 p.m. for our streamed in-person Commencement, where we will be celebrating the Classes of 2020 and 2021 at the L.A. Memorial Coliseum.

Staff Saturdays

ON NOV. 14, WE BEGAN AN INSTAGRAM CAMPAIGN called “Staff Saturdays,” where we spotlight staff members from the USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy.… Read more »

Faculty Fridays

ON NOV. 6, 2020, WE BEGAN AN INSTAGRAM CAMPAIGN called “Faculty Fridays,” to spotlight faculty members from the USC Division of Biokinesiology. In this series,… Read more »

Go West, Young Man

Xavier University of Louisiana visiting scholar Keairez Coleman could serve as prototype for a new partnership meant to diversify student body. BY YASMINE PEZESHKPOUR MCM… Read more »

Chris Floyd DPT ’20

Chris Floyd portrait

PTMLA SCHOLARS CHRIS FLOYD AIMS TO BE MORE THAN A PHYSICAL THERAPIST. He hopes to be a role model.  “In many L.A. neighborhoods, there is… Read more »

Jessica Goytizolo DPT ’20

Jessica Goytizolo portrait

PTMLA SCHOLARS PTMLA MEMBER JESSICA GOYTIZOLO CAN’T STAND THE IDEA that lack of financial resources could crush an otherwise bright, talented minority student’s dream of a… Read more »

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

COVID-19 Updates In response to the evolving circumstances regarding coronavirus, we want to share the current status of the Division of Biokinesiology & Physical Therapy’s… Read more »

Going Full Immersion

Students gather around faculty member describing a stretching technique
Photo by Nate Jensen

Hybrid DPT students spend nearly 60 days in intensive on-campus immersions, giving them the opportunity to refine their hands-on skills and solidify all they’ve learned online.