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PTA Program Statistics as of 12/4/20:

  '16-'17 '17-'18 '18-'19
Acceptance Rate 76.9% 76.9% 80%
Graduates who entered the program 9 17 12
Graduates who completed the program 8 16 11
% Completion Rate*** 88.8% 94.1% 91.7%
2-year average graduation/completion rate 91.7% 92.3% 93.1%
Graduates who took the NPTE 8 16 11
First time NPTE pass rate 62.5% 93.8% 72.7%
2-year average first time NPTE pass rate 77.3% 83.3% 85.2%
Ultimate NPTE Pass Rate 87.5% 100% 90.9%
2-year average Ultimate NPTE Pass Rate 95.5% 95.8% 96.3%
Employment Rate** 100% 100% 100%
2-year average Employment Rate 100% 100% 100%

**Employment rate as defined by the number of graduates who sought employment and were employed in physical therapy (full-time or part-time) within one year of graduation.

***Completion rate does NOT include students unable to complete the program due to health, family, or personal reasons unrelated to clinical or academic reasons.


PTA Programmatic Student Demographic Characteristics:

  '18-'19 '19-'20 '20-'21
Number of Students Admitted to Program 12 9 16
Average Age in years 28 25 32
Gender: Number of Females 7 6 11
Gender: Number of Males 5 3 5
Race: African-American/Black (Non-Hispanic) 0 0 0
Race: American Indian/Alaskan Native 0 0 2
Race: Asian/Pacific Islander 0 0 1
Race: Hispanic/Latino 1 0 1
Race: White (not of Hispanic origin) 10 9 12
Race: Other 1 0 0
Race: Unknown 0 0 0
Number of Students with no College Degree 4 3 8
Number of Students with Associate Degree 3 2 4
Number of Students with Bachelor Degree 5 4 4
Number of Students with Master Degree 0 0 0
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