DPT Program Student Outcomes

The following reflect student outcomes for our most recent Annual Accreditation Report (AAR) to CAPTE:

Graduation rate:

  • Graduated in January 2014 (DPT Class of 2013): 93.5%
  • Graduated in January 2013 (DPT Class of 2012): 93.5%
  • Graduated in January 2012 (DPT Class of 2011): 97%

Licensure examination pass rate:

  • Graduated in January 2014 (DPT Class of 2013): 100.0%
  • Graduated in January 2013 (DPT Class of 2012): 100.0%
  • Graduated in January 2012 (DPT Class of 2011): 100.0%

Employment rate:

  • Graduated in January 2014 (DPT Class of 2013): 100.0%
  • Graduated in January 2013 (DPT Class of 2012): 100.0%
  • Graduated in January 2012 (DPT Class of 2011): 100.0%


The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at the University of Delaware 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.org.

The University of Delaware offers credentialed residencies in sports, orthopedics, geriatrics, neurology and acute care. CAPTE does not provide oversight or accreditation of residency programs. Our residency programs are accredited by the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE).