Mission

Mission Statement

The Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Western Michigan University will be an innovative, contemporary and student-centered program built on a strong foundation of discovery, challenge, collaboration and professionalism, committed to developing practitioners who value and exhibit excellence, leadership and a commitment to serving the local and global community.

Vision Statement

We will be regionally and nationally recognized as a learner-centered program of excellence that provides transformative educational, discovery and service experiences, and develops professionals who value and engage in ethical and compassionate practice, social responsibility and life-long learning.

Values

Lifelong learning
Exploration & discovery
Accountability
Diversity
Excellence
Reflective practice
Societal responsibility
Health advocacy
Interprofessional collaboration
Professionalism

Motto

Think broadly
Act accountably
Reflect deeply
Practice compassionately

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