The DPT program and the University will work together to insure all complaints about the Program are dealt with in a fair and timely manner consistent with other institutional and program policies.  Any individual, group or organization may file a complaint against the DPT program. This may include, but is not limited to, clinical education sites, employers or graduates, and the public. Complaints may be in reference to faculty and staff, policies and procedures, or any other aspect of the program. Enrolled students should follow customary due process policies and procedures of the University.

Complaints must be submitted in writing and must include the nature and details of the complaint, supportive data to substantiate the complaint, and clearly stated objectives and expected outcomes of the complaint.

Complaints regarding the DPT program may be submitted to:

         Program Director, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
         DeSales University
         2755 Station Avenue
         Center Valley, PA  18034-9568

     Complaints regarding the DPT Program Director may be submitted to:  

          Dean of Graduate Education
          DeSales University
          2755 Station Avenue
          Center Valley, PA  18034-9568

Complaints about accreditation may be submitted to the Department of Accreditation at the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). More information regarding the formal complaint process is available online at http://www.capteonline.org/Complaints/.

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