School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences

Accreditation

CAPTE Accrediation Verified The Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program at the University of South Florida School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences Morsani College of Medicine is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100, Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org. If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 813-974-8870 or email dpt-admissions@usf.edu.

Please Note: The PhD Program in Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of South Florida School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences Morsani College of Medicine is not accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).

Please Note: The Orthopaedic Residency at the University of South Florida School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences (SPT&RS) is accredited by the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE) as a post-professional residency program for physical therapists in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy.

DPT Outcomes Data 2018 – 2019
DPT Class of Graduation
Rate1
 % of first-time pass rate % of Students in Graduation Class Who Passed NPTE Licensure Examination
Employment Rate Within 6 Months of Licensure
2018
95.7%  90.9 100% 100%
2019 97.6%  90.2 97.6% 100%
Two Year Average 96.7%  90.55 100% 100%

(1) Graduation rates have been calculated based on CAPTE instructions.