National Physical Therapy Examination and Employment
|2016||2017||2 year average|
|First Time Licensure Pass Rate||100%||100%||100%|
|Ultimate Licensure Pass Rate||100%||100%||100%|
The above table shows our students' success in completing the DPT, passing the National Physical Therapy Examination (NPTE) and finding employment.
Our graduates’ success rate on the NPTE is higher than the national average, and students perform well in all areas of the examination. Our graduates are highly sought after by employers and they receive multiple job offers upon completing the program.
The median starting salary of graduates in the Class of 2017 was over $64,000 with many receiving a signing bonus or student loan repayment programs.
Physical Therapy Department
The St. Ambrose University Physical Therapy Department enables students, staff, and faculty to enrich their own lives and the lives of others to positively impact the Physical Therapy Profession and society.
The St. Ambrose University Physical Therapy Department will be a premier department creating leaders who optimize healthcare.