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Congratulations, Class of 2019!

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in Tennessee

About Our Program

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Student Outcomes

  • Graduation Rates:  Average graduation rate of 97% for the last three graduating classes (2016, 2017, 2018).

  • Licensure examination pass rates:  100% first-time pass rate on the National Physical Therapy Exam for the classes of 2018 and 2016; 99% ultimate pass rate for the last three years (2016-2018). Click here for NPTE Pass Rates by State. (Scroll to the bottom.)

  • Employment rate: 100% of licensed graduates employed within six months of passing the licensure exam.

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of physical therapists is projected to grow 34% from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. Demand for physical therapy services will come from the aging baby boomers, who are staying active later in life. In addition, physical therapists will be needed to treat people with mobility issues stemming from chronic conditions, such as diabetes or obesity.


The Physical Therapy Program  at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).
1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314
Telephone: 703-706-3245

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