Updates for Applicants

It is the responsibility of the applicant to monitor this page for the most up-to-date information pertaining to the admissions requirements for the MPT program.

Physics Prerequisite Update:

As of Thursday, May 23, 2019, the UBC Master of Physical Therapy program will continue to accept High School Grade 12 Physics, as well as all other previously accepted university level courses as prerequisites until further notice.

Starting with applications for the September 2019 cohort, all applicants will be required to complete the CASPer online assessment process. Details regarding the UBC MPT CASPer test can be found at https://takecasper.com.

The 8 digit number required to apply for the exam is your UBC student number. For those applicants who are not a current or former UBC student, you will receive this number once you have submitted your application to the Online UBC application.

Beginning with the 2018 Application, there has been the addition of a required written question to be submitted to the application by the January 15th document submission deadline. 

The question can be found at 2019 Written response.

Beginning with the 2018 Application, there has been the addition of a required document containing work, volunteering, experience, as well as any awards, distinctions you may have received. This is to be submitted to the application by the January 15th document submission deadline. 

The form can be found at Comp Information 2019

Beginning with the 2018 Application, please note that we will no longer allow the reuse of reference or practical experience letters from a previous application to the MPT program.

All applicants to the program, including those who have applied previously, must submit an updated reference letter from both academic references, and an updated practical experience form.  The department will not allow the reuse of a letter from a previous application.  The referee can be the same as previous years, but must submit a new letter/reference form,

Beginning with the 2018 Application, please note the change in the application deadline date.

Domestic applicants to the MPT program must now submit an online application NO LATER than  11:59 pm on January 5 2019.  We will not accept a late application for any reason.

All documents (academic and practical experience reference letter, prerequisite form, proof of residency (if required), all official transcripts, Supplemental application fee, etc) MUST be received by 11:59 pm on January 15 2019.  Late documents, etc will not be accepted for any reason.  Applicants are responsible for ensuring that referees have submitted documents by the deadline.

 

SubjectMinimum AP score Minimum IB score
English 45, Higher level
Physics 46, Higher level
Psychology 45, Higher level
Statistics4N/A