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; e-mail: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org/     

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.

  Class of 2013Class of 2014Class of 2015Class of 2016
Graduation Rate 93% Dallas
93% Houston
93% Dallas
93% Houston
96% Dallas
91% Houston
96% Dallas
92% Houston
Licensure Examination Rate 100% Dallas
100% Houston
100% Dallas
100% Houston
100% Dallas
100% Houston
97.9% Dallas
100% Houston
Employment Rate* 100% Dallas
100% Houston
100% Dallas
100% Houston
100% Dallas
100% Houston
100% Dallas
100% Houston

*100% of the students seeking employment found jobs within the first 6 months of graduation.

  Class of 2016Class of 2017Class of 2018Class of 2019
Acceptance Rate*

33% Dallas
41% Houston
25% Dallas
33% Houston
26% Dallas
29% Houston
35% Dallas
34% Houston
Matriculation Rate** 57% Dallas
61% Houston
68% Dallas
67% Houston
68% Dallas
66% Houston
64% Dallas
65% 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