School of Health Sciences

Physical Therapy Outcomes

The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Cleveland State University is proud to present the professional program outcomes for graduating classes of 2007, 2008 and 2010. Below is a description of the ultimate licensure exam pass rate, graduation rate and the employment rate for the doctor of physical therapy graduate program students.

Physical Therapy Licensure Exam Ultimate Pass Rate

For the graduating classes of our DPT program from 2010, 2011 & 2012, the licensure exam ultimate pass rates is 99%. This high pass rate signifies that CSU PT graduates are effectively prepared for entry level practice.

Graduation Rates

When compared with the number of students entering the Program, the classes of 2007 and 2008 had an overall two-year graduation rate of 89%. The first DPT class had a graduating rate of 93%. This high graduation rate is consistent with Program goal of recruitment and retention of quality students.

Employment Rate

For students passing the licensure examination, the employment rate is 100% across 2007, 2008 and 2010 which meets the Program's goal. This also validates Program's efforts to produce the highest quality graduates.