Student Outcomes

Graduation, license exam pass and employment rates

The PTA curriculum consists of coursework in two areas: general education courses for the Associated Applied Science degree and courses for the PTA major.

Students who successfully complete the program graduate with an Associate Degree in Applied Science are eligible to apply for a state license, and take the licensure exam.

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Outcome Information
Graduation Year Graduation Rate Employment Rate (% of students employed within six months of passing the licensure exam) Licensure Exam Pass Rate
2017 95% 100% 88.9%
2016 70% 92% 92.9%
2015 86.4% 100% 88.9%
2014 82.6% 100% 100%
2013 70.84% 100% 94.1%


For more information: Physical Therapist Assistant (APPTA).