Students may earn an exercise science degree with MBU.
An agreement between Missouri Baptist University and Southwest Baptist University facilitates the admission process for MBU graduates into the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program at SBU. MBU students who earn a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Sciences will meet prerequisite requirements for the DPT program at SBU and will receive preference points in the selection of candidates. The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at SBU starts each Fall and is completed in 33 months. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis starting in September of each year.
Applicants for the physical therapy program at SBU are required to have English composition and demonstrate computer competency.