Accreditation

Department of Physical Therapy, Movement and Rehabilitation Sciences at Northeastern University is accredited Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org. If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 617-373-3908 or email physicaltherapy@northeastern.edu.

The PT program at NU has been accredited by CAPTE since January 1930. It is one of the oldest accredited programs in the country. Accreditation reviews occur every 10 years to ensure quality education that meets the needs of the public and the profession. We were reaccredited on November 6, 2013 and are accredited until 2023. Students who graduate from CAPTE accredited program are eligible to sit for national licensure.

CAPTE provides students and the public a place to file a complaint about a PT program that may be failing to meet its obligation to maintain compliance with CAPTE criteria.

APTA Contact Info
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-1488
Tel: 800-999-2782

Graduation Rate
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Employment Rate *

* (6-months from graduation)

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First Time Pass Rate
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Overall Pass Rate
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