The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Faculty Residency is a structured, post-professional education program for licensed physical therapists who have graduated from an accredited DPT program who aspire to an academic faculty position. The program is designed to significantly advance preparation of the physical therapist as a highly qualified educator and productive academic scholar. Potential as a future leader in physical therapist education develops through multiple teaching experiences, structured mentorship opportunities, and mentored educational scholarship throughout the program. The program also offers access to the resources of the University of Colorado Physical Therapy Program on the Anschutz Medical Campus.
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Faculty Residency is approved for Initial Accreditation status by the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE) through September 2028. This is an 18-month residency program that begins in July 2024 and ends in December 2025. The application, accessed through RF-PTCAS, will open November 1, 2023, for residents matriculating in July 2024.