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Program Outcomes

The Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). Listed below is information about the program's accreditation status as well as the program's outcomes. Program outcomes include graduation rates, National Physical Therapist Examination (NPTE) first-time and ultimate pass rates and employment rates.

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Physical Therapist Program Accreditation
Date of initial accreditation 06/69
Current accreditation status Accreditation
Next visit Fall 2024
Five-year history Accreditation
Degree conferred Doctor of Physical Therapy

 

 

 

 

 

The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Temple University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org. If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 215-204-9066 or email deptpt@temple.edu.

Graduation Rate

Class Year

Graduation Rate

2018

96%

2017

94%

2016

94%

2015

94%

2014

100%

2013

98%

2012

94%

National Physical Therapist Examination (NPTE) Pass Rates

Class Year

First Time Pass Rate

Ultimate Pass Rate

2017-2018

91% 99%

2015-2016

92.3% 100%

2013-2014

90.1%

100%

2011-2012

90.3%

100%

Employment Rates

Class Year

Employed or have sought employment as a Physical Therapist (12 months)

2017

100%

2016

100%

2015

100%

2014

100%

2013

99%