Student Outcomes Information for PTA Program
Average 3 year graduation rate for the PTA program between 2010-2012 is 71.6%.
Pass rates on the National Physical Therapist Assistant Exam (NPTAE):
3 year average for pass rates on the NPTAE for graduates between 2010-2012 is 79.6%.
The employment rate for graduates who passed the NPTAE from the years 2009 to 2011 is almost 100%.
- One of the fastest-growing fields in the United States and one of the best programs in Pennsylvania.
- Long-standing regional and national reputation for healthcare education.
- Variety of clinical experiences offered in healthcare settings.
- Career opportunities exist in many different areas such as hospitals, rehabilitation centers, outpatient clinics, school systems and industrial settings.
Effective November 6, 2013, the PTA program at Mount Aloysius College has been placed on probation by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) – 1111 N. Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-1488., telephone: (703) 706-3245; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: www.capteonline.com. Probation is an accredited status; however, probation signals that the program’s accreditation is in jeopardy if the issues identified by CAPTE are not resolved in a timely manner..