Program Outcomes and CAPTE Accreditation

Program Outcomes

Graduate Rate

Class of 2013: 86.5%

National Physical Therapy Exam Pass Rate

Class of 2013: 98%

Employment Rate within 6 months of passing National Licensure Exam

Class of 2013: 100%


CAPTE Accreditation

The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)

The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) is an accrediting agency that is nationally recognized by the US Department of Education (USDE) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). CAPTE grants specialized accreditation status to qualified entry-level education programs for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants.

More about CAPTE can be found on capteonline.org.

Contact CAPTE

Department of Accreditation
American Physical Therapy Association
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA, 22314-1488
703.706.3245;

Complaints

CAPTE considers complaints about programs that are accredited, or are seeking accreditation by CAPTE, and complaints about CAPTE itself. If you need to file a complaint, please visit the CAPTE complaints page.

Accreditation Status

Effective April 24, 2013: The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Lynchburg College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703.684.2782; email: ; website, www.apta.org.