Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy

Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy (Specialized in Sports Therapy)

Vision

The WCC College of Physical Therapy is a first-rate institution in Physical Therapy education, developing professionals that rise above the challenges of an ever-changing health care environment.

Mission

The College of Physical Therapy exists to train highly competent Therapists through inter-nationally recognized curricula, research, and technology-based application. Most of all, the College develops and equips them to be ready in serving the needs of the community and to lead health institutions in global contexts.  

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

  1. Apply knowledge of physical sciences, social sciences, health sciences, and natural sciences to the practice of physical therapy.
  2. Demonstrate consistent competence in conducting a comprehensive examination, evaluation, and assessment of patients/clients across the lifespan within a broad continuum of care.
  3. Demonstrate consistent competence in planning and implementing appropriate physical therapy interventions for patients/clients across the lifespan within a broad continuum of care.
  4. Apply teaching-learning principles in different learning environments.
  5. Develop basic management and leadership skills in various practice settings.
  6. Demonstrate research-related skills in the application of best practice evidence in the performance of various roles in different practice settings.
  7. Promote health and improved quality of life through the practice of the profession.
  8. Actively engage in lifelong learning activities to remain updated with the current trends in physical therapy practice.
  9. Demonstrate work efficiency in an inter-professional collaborative setting.
  10. Demonstrate proficiency in oral and written communication skills as well as reading and listening, both in English and Filipino.
  11. Demonstrate social and professional responsibility and ethical behaviors in multi-cultural settings and scenarios.
  12. Use innovative technology in the practice of the profession.
  13. Preserve and promote Filipino historical and cultural heritage.
  14. Apply WCC core values in their personal and professional endeavors as effective and responsible World Citizens

SPECIFIC ROLES AND CAREERS FOR GRADUATES

  • Clinical physical therapist
  • Occupational therapist
  • Fitness trainer
  • Team sports therapist
  • Rehabilitation therapist
  • Physical therapy manager
  • Researcher
  • Education/Academe

Beyond the beginning professional roles, the physical therapist can pursue any of the following career options:

Graduates may also pursue careers in medicine, law, or management with further specialized training graduates of this program may pursue specialization in audiology, speech therapy