The Doctorate of Physical Therapy program at the University of Missouri is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100, Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085.
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Department of Physical Therapy
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CAPTE Required Public Disclosure of Student Outcomes
Graduation Rate (as calculated via CAPTE Annual Accreditation Report formula):
- 2017: 100%
- 2018: 98.3%
- 2019: 98.3%
- 2020: 98.3%
Ultimate Licensure Examination Pass Rate (as calculated by Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy formula):
- 98.3% (Results include graduates from 2017 and 2018)
First Time Licensure Examination Pass Rate:
- 98.3% (2020)
Employment rate 1 year after passing board exam (for graduating class):
- 2014: 100%
- 2015: 100%
- 2016: 100%
- 2017: 100%
- 2018: 100%
- 2019: 100%
- Number of applications in 2019: 155
- Class Size: 60
- Number of offers to fill class: 79
- Core course GPA range for class accepted: 3.44-4.0 on 4-point scale
Licensure Disclosure Statement
The program has determined that its curriculum meets the state educational requirements for licensure or certification in all states, the District of Colombia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands secondary to its accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education, based on the following: CAPTE accreditation of a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant program satisfies state educational requirements in all states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Thus, students graduating from CAPTE-accredited physical therapist and physical therapist assistant education programs are eligible to take the National Physical Therapy Examination and apply for licensure in all states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. For more information regarding state qualifications and licensure requirements, refer to the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy website at www.fsbpt.org.