Doctor of Physical Therapy Accreditation

Accreditation Information

The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at St. Catherine 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.org. If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 651.690.7825 or email cjcieminski@stkate.edu.

The program also works in association with:

Program Outcomes

OUTCOME PERCENTAGE CLASS YEAR(S)
Graduation Rate 100% Classes of 2019, 2020
National Physical Therapy Examination Ultimate Pass Rate 100% Classes of 2019, 2020
(as reported by FSBPT to CAPTE)
National Physical Therapy Examination First Time Pass Rate 97% Classes of 2019, 2020
(as reported by FSBPT to CAPTE)
Employment Rate 100% Classes of 2018, 2019

State Requirements for Licensure

The program has determined that its curriculum meets the state educational requirements for licensure or certification in all states, the District of Columbia, 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: Accreditation of a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant program by CAPTE 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, please refer to the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy website at fsbpt.org.