Physical Therapy Clinical Education

The Physical Therapy program at the University of North Florida is dedicated to  preparing students for entry-level clinical practice through activities and courses  that stimulate critical inquiry. The program is committed to life-long learning and seeks to provide opportunities for ongoing professional development for students in the program, as well as for professionals in the field.


The links below offer information on clinical education in general and the specifics of the UNF Physical Therapy program in particular.


Clinical Education Manual      


Helpful Websites

Florida Consortium of Clinical Educators
Dedicated to support quality of clinical education for PT and PTA students. This website offers a variety of references, resources and information on events for clinical educators.

American Physical Therapy Association
Dedicated to the latest advancements in physical therapy practice, research, and education. This website also offers numerous resources and access to the Physical Therapy journal. 

Florida Physical Therapy Association
Contains information on licensure exam, employment opportunities, and governmental affairs among others.


Clinical Forms



DPT Curriculum  
Syllabi for Clinical Internships

1. Clinical Practicum

2. Clinical Internship I

3. Clinical Internship II (2A)

4. Clinical Internship III (2B)

5. Clinical Internship IV (3A)

6. Clinical Internship V (3B)

Clearance Form for Clinical Education Requirements   

1. Weekly Progress Report (doc)

2. Action Plan (doc)

3. Internship Remediation Plan (doc)

Tuition Voucher Guidlines  
Professional Behaviors


Clinical Site Information Forms

  1. UNF Affiliation Agreement

  2. CSIF (doc)  (pdf)

  3.  Request Form for Placements

  4. Selecting your Clinical Site 

  5. Confirmation of Student Assignment (doc)  (pdf)

  6. Confirmation of Site Placement (doc)  (pdf)

  7. Student Data Form (doc) (pdf)

  8. Letter of Introduction

  9. Clinical Instructor Data Form (doc)  (pdf)

10. End of Week 1 Assignment Form (doc)   (pdf)


1. CPI (doc)   (pdf)

2. Student Site Evaluations (doc)   (pdf)

3. In-Service Evaluation

4. Midterm Conference Evaluation   

5. Practicum Evaluation 

CPI Website Evaluation-2015