SPECIALTY

PHYSICAL THERAPIST

GETTING BODIES BACK IN MOTION

42BX

When Airmen suffer from illness or injury, their motor functions can be adversely compromised. Providing services that help restore function, improve mobility and relieve pain, Physical Therapists work closely with patients to help them heal and promote overall wellness. From identifying problems to developing and implementing a care plan, these specialists work with patients as long as necessary so that they can resume healthy, active lifestyles.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    Minimum education: entry-level doctorate (DPT) or transitional (e.g., post-professional) DPT
  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Students in their final year of training may apply for physical therapy assignments
    • State license to practice physical therapy
    • Completion of 5.5-week Commissioned Officer training course
    • Must be between the ages of 18 and 41

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you from the civilian sector to a leader and an Officer in the Air Force? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.

  • COMMISSIONED OFFICER TRAINING

    5.5 weeks

  • MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION

    Maxwell AFB AL

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

YOUR FUTURE IS WAITING.

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