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School of Health Education


Health Education Building 103
1705 Hoffman Street
Madison WI 53704

CALL: (608) 246-6065 or (800) 322-6282 ext. 6065
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Physical Therapist Assistant Accreditation and Outcome Data

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Madison Area Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; (703)706-3245; accreditation@apta.org 

NPTAE Exam Pass Rates 2012-2016
Students who sat for NPTAE: 61
Students who passed the NPTAE: 61
First-time pass rate taking NPTAE: 93.4%
Ultimate pass rate for NPTAE: 100%

Retention Rates 2012-2016
Students admitted to the PTA program: 98
Students graduated from the PTA program: 64
Retention-to-graduation rate: 65.3%

*As of 2013, up to 20 students have been admitted to the PTA program, per admission cycle.

Graduation Rates
Students admitted
2012: 18
2013: 20
2014: 20

2015: 20
2016: 20

Students graduated
2012: 12
2013: 12*
2014: 13
2015: 14
2016: 13

Graduation rate
2012: 66.67%
2013: 60%
2014: 65%
2015: 70%
2016: 65%

*One student left program for a year, but graduated with class of 2014.

NPTE Exam Pass Rates
Students who sat for the NPTE
2012: 12
2013: 12
2014: 13
2015: 14
2016: 12

Students who passed the NPTE
2012: 12
2013: 12
2014: 13
2015: 14
2016: 12

Total pass rate taking NPTE
2012: 100%
2013: 100%
2014: 100%
2015: 100%
2016: 100%     

Follow-up information Class of 2014
Graduates: 13
Graduates responding: 7
Employed in related occupations: 6
Seeking employment: 1
Continuing education: 0
Not in labor market: 0

Salary Data - Related Employment
Responding: 7
Average monthly salary: $3,457
Average FT hourly salary: $21.92
Average FT salary range: $3,341 - $3,572
Hourly FT wage range: $30.90