Grand Valley State University physical therapy program received its initial accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) in May of 1985. The last accreditation visit was on November 11, 2014. 11/19/14 and GVSU is fully accredited through June 30, 2023. The next accreditation visit will occur in 2022. The degree conferred by GVSU Department of Physical Therapy is the Doctor of Physical Therapy.
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