The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at the University of Mount Union is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, or sexual orientation status.
The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Mount Union has established Technical Standards for its program delineating the minimum physical, cognitive, emotional, and social requirements necessary to participate fully in all aspects of academic and clinical education. The following essential functional requirements must be met by all students after acceptance into the Doctor of Physical Therapy program. In the event that a student is unable, or becomes unable, to fulfill these technical standards, with or without reasonable accommodation, the student cannot enroll or remain enrolled in the program. Reasonable accommodations may not:
- Fundamentally alter the nature of the training program
- Compromise the essential elements of the program
- Cause any undue financial or administrative burden
- Endanger the safety of patients, self, or others
With this in mind, all students must be able to meet the following technical standards with or without reasonable accommodations.