Academics

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Student Outcomes

Graduation Rate

Graduation Rate
Graduation Year Graduate Rate
2018 80.8%
2017 88.9%
2016 88.9%

Graduation Rate = 87% Based on 3 year average for 2016-2018

Pass Rate

Licensure Examination Ultimate Pass Rate
Graduation Year Miami Dade College
PTA Program
National Average
2016 95.7% 95.9%
2017 92.3% 95.1%
2018 85.4% 89.7%
3 year average 91.3% 93.6%

*Resource: Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy
Report data is updated eight times a year. The data for this report is current as of December 2018.

Employment Rate

2016 81%
2017 100%

Employment Rate = 91%

Based on the two year average

*This information is updated annually in the Spring Term

Program Learning Outcomes (PLO’s)

PLO 1: By the completion of the program, the student will demonstrate effective written, oral, and reading communication skills with patients/clients, other health care providers, and the community. (MDC Learning Outcomes: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 10)

PLO 2: By the completion of the program, the student will adhere to legal, ethical, and professional behaviors while serving as a health care provider. (MDC Learning Outcomes: 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9)

PLO 3: By the completion of the program, the student will demonstrate the required skills to become a competent health care practitioner. (MDC Learning Outcomes: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)