Program Outcomes - PTA

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

  • Class of 2020: Traditional/On-Campus Program 94.4%, Internet/Online Program 75%
  • Class of 2019:  Traditional/On-Campus Program 76.4%; Internet/Online Program 75%

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

  • Class of 2019: 100%
  • Class of 2018: 100%

3. Licensure exam Pass Rate: (% first attempt, total % of candidates in graduation class who took the NPTE and passed)Class of 2020: Traditional/On-Campus Program

  • Class of 2020: Traditional/On-Campus Program (10/17) 58.8% on first attempt; (12/17) 70.6% overall
  • Class of 2020: Internet/Online Program 100% on first attempt and overall
  • Class of 2019: 100% on first attempt, 100% total

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

  • Class of 2019: 100%
  • Class of 2018:100%

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

  • Class of 2019: 100%
  • Class of 2018:100%

6. 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 2019: 100%
  • Class of 2018:100%

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

  • Class of 2020: no response from employers
  • Class of 2019: 100%