Department of Physical Therapy Accreditation

Physical Therapy
  • The Department of Physical Therapy has approval to confer the DPT degree by the State Council in Higher Education for the State of Virginia (SCHEV).
  • The Program in Physical Therapy at Hampton University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).

Physical Therapy Program Outcomes

Graduation Rate

When averaged over 2 years, the graduation rate for 2021 and 2022 is 70.1%.

Licensure Examination Pass Rate

When averaged over 2 years, 100% of program graduates passed the licensure exam. (See table below).

COHORT
(graduation year)
GroupNumber Taking the ExaminationNumber Passing the ExamPass Rate
2022First Time161275%
Ā Ultimate1616100%
2021First Time241979.2%
Ā Ultimate2424100%
TOTALĀ 4040100%

Employment Rate

100% of graduates for 2021 and 2022 were employed within six months of passing the licensure examination.

Accreditation Statement

The Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Hampton University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE),Ā 3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100 Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085; telephone: 703-706-3245; email:Ā accreditation@apta.org; website:Ā http://www.capteonline.org. The programā€™s current status is probationary accreditation; for more information seeĀ https://www.capteonline.org/about-capte/recent-actions-and-updates/recent-actions. If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 757-727-5260 or emailĀ stephen.owens@hamptonu.edu.

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