Physical Therapy

Make a difference in the lives of others as a physical therapist

Whether the patient’s problem is a result of injury or disease, as a physical therapist you are a rehabilitation specialist who fosters patients’ return to maximal function.

You can also work with individuals of all ages to prevent loss of mobility by developing fitness- and wellness-oriented programs for healthier and more active lifestyles.

$87,000median salary

Top 10jobs “For the Future”

28%job growth projected through 2026

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) Outcome data

Table 1: Three-year data detailing program graduation, employment, and licensure exam pass rate

Year

Graduation Rate

Employment Rate

6 Months Following Graduation

Licensure Exam Pass Rate

First Time Rate

Ultimate Pass Rate

2016

94.8%

99%

97.1%

100%

2017

92.5%

98%

100%

100%

2018

96.1%

100%

100%

100%

 

3 Year Average

 

94.5%

99%

99 %

100%