Program Outcomes - PTA

Graduation Rate: (Students enrolled in the program who completed the professional program within 150% of the normally expected time)

  • Class of 2017:  Traditional/On-Campus Program 92.8%, Internet/Online Program 100%
  • Class of 2016: Traditional/On-Campus Program 80%, Internet/Online Program 66%

Program Goals: (% of graduate respondents to follow-up surveys that indicated program goals have been met)

  •  Class of 2017: 100%
  •  Class of 2016: 100%

Licensure exam Pass Rate: (%first attempt, total % of candidates in graduation class who took the NPTE and passed)

  •  Class of 2017: 100% on first attempt, 100% total
  •  Class of 2016: 95% on first attempt, 100% total

Job Placement: (% of PTAs employed within 6 months of passing the licensure exam)

  •  Class of 2016: 100%
  •  Class of 2015:100%

Job Placement: (% of PTAs employed within 12 months of passing the licensure exam)

  •  Class of 2016: 100%
  •  Class of 2015: 100%

Preparedness for entry-level PTA practice: (% of graduate respondents to follow-up surveys who agreed to the adequacy of preparation for entry level PTA practice)

  • Class of 2016: 100%
  • Class of 2015: 100%

Employer Satisfaction (% of employers surveyed that indicated graduates were adequately prepared for entry level PTA practice)

  • Class of 2016: Verbal response 100%
  • Class of 2015: No employer response