Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

Doctor of Physical Therapy Student Outcomes

The following student outcomes have been reported to the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). The graduation rate reflects those students who graduated within 150% of the expected program length using the CAPTE calculation. The ultimate pass rate is the final pass rate of graduates regardless of the number of attempts to pass the exam. The employment data is reflective of an informal survey from our alumni.

Graduation Data

  Class of 2016 Class of 2017 Class of 2018 Class of 2019
Mo/Year of matriculation 5/2013 5/2014 5/2015 5/2016
# of students admitted to original cohort 28 28 28 28
# of students in original cohort who graduated on time 26 25 26 26
# of students who graduated within 150% of program length 2 1 0 2
# of students who did not complete within 150% of program length due to academic or clinical deficits 0 2 2 0
# of students who did not complete within 150% of program length due to other reasons not related to academic or clinical deficits 0 0 0 0
Graduation Rate 100 92.9 92.9 100

Licensure Data

  Class of 2016 Class of 2017 Class of 2018 Class of 2019
# of graduates who graduated on time or within 150% of program length 26 27 27 26
# who took NPTE 26 27 27 26
# of students who passed the first time 24 24 25 24
First time pass rate 92.3 88.9 92.6 92.3
# of students who took it two times 2 3 2 1
# of students who took it three times 0 0 0 0
# of students who took it greater than three times 0 0 0 0
# of students who still did not pass 0 0 0 1
# of students who ultimately passed 26 27 27 25
Ultimate Pass Rate 100 100 100 96.1

Employment Data

  Class of 2016 Class of 2017 Class of 2018 Class of 2019
Graduation Employment Rate within 6 months of passing NPTE 100 100 100 100
Last Updated: 12/5/19