JimFarris7-8-10Jim Farris, PT, PhD, chair, A.T. Still University’s Arizona School of Health Sciences physical therapy department, was recently interviewed regarding the growth of physical therapy as a profession and career opportunities.

According to the article in Advance for PT & Rehab Medicine, the Bureau of Labor Statistics sites physical therapy as one of the fastest growing professions. “Of careers that require a masters’ degree or higher, physical therapy is ranked 6th on their list of the fastest growing jobs.”