Accreditation and Student Outcomes

Our accredited program has a history of graduating excellent physical therapists for more than 40 years.

The Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Texas Woman's University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.orgIf you need to contact the program/institution directly, please call 940-898-2460 or email PT@TWU.edu. 

The entry-level DPT program is granted accreditation until June 30, 2022, by the Commission for Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), following an exemplary review in 2012.

 

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  Class of 2017Class of 2018Class of 2019
Graduation Rate 96.1% Dallas
98.1% Houston
100% Dallas
90.6% Houston
94.1% Dallas
94% Houston
First Time Pass Rate for Licensure Examination 95.9% Dallas
98.2% Houston
100% Dallas
 93.3% Houston
89.8% Dallas
  90% Houston
Ultimate Pass Rate for Licensure Examination

100% Dallas
98.2% Houston

100% Dallas
100% Houston
98% Dallas
92.5% Houston
Employment Rate* 100% Dallas
100% Houston
100% Dallas
100% Houston
100% Dallas
100% Houston

*100% of the students seeking employment found jobs within the first 12 months of graduation.

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  Class of 2020Class of 2021Class of 2022
Acceptance Rate*

42% Dallas
31% Houston
32% Dallas
30% Houston
28% Dallas
31% Houston
Matriculation Rate** 47% Dallas
68% Houston
54% Dallas
67% Houston
57% Dallas
68% Houston

*Percentage of students sent letters of acceptance based upon the total number of applicants that met minimum requirements.
**Percentage of students starting the program based upon the percentage of acceptance letters mailed.

 

ABPTRFE Accredited Program

Page last updated 10:29 AM, February 4, 2020