DPT Program Student Outcomes

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

Graduation rate as of 12/18/2019:

  • DPT Class of 2018: 94.34%
  • DPT Class of 2019: 100%

Average: 97.17%

Licensure examination pass rate as of 9/17/2020:

  • Class of 2018: first time 100%, ultimate 100%
  • Class of 2019: first time 96.5%, ultimate 100%

Average: first time 98.3%, ultimate 100%

Employment rate as of 7/31/2019:

  • DPT Class of 2017: 100.0%
  • DPT Class of 2018: 100.0%

Average: 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. If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 302-831-8910 or email pt-admissions@udel.edu.

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).