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; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.orgIf you need to contact the program/institution directly, please call 940-898-2460 or email PT@TWU.edu. 

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.

 

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  Class of 2016Class of 2017Class of 2018
Graduation Rate 96% Dallas
84% Houston
96% Dallas
91% Houston
98% Dallas
81% Houston
Licensure Examination Rate 100% Dallas
100% Houston
100% Dallas
 98% Houston
100% Dallas
  96% Houston
Employment Rate* 100% Dallas
100% Houston
100% Dallas
100% Houston
100% Dallas
100% Houston

*100% of the students seeking employment found jobs within the first 12 months of graduation.

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  Class of 2018Class of 2019Class of 2020Class of 2021
Acceptance Rate*

26% Dallas
29% Houston
35% Dallas
34% Houston
42% Dallas
31% Houston
32% Dallas
30% Houston
Matriculation Rate** 68% Dallas
66% Houston
64% Dallas
65% Houston
47% Dallas
68% Houston
54% Dallas
67% 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

Page last updated 10:41 AM, November 6, 2018