Doctor of Physical Therapy Program: Accreditation

Graduation from a physical therapist education program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA 22314; phone; 703-706-3245; accreditation@apta.org is necessary for eligibility to sit for the licensure examination, which is required in all states.

Effective November 11, 2015, Adventist University of Health Sciences (ADU) has been granted Candidate for Accreditation status by the CAPTE. Candidate for Accreditation is a pre-accreditation status of affiliation with the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education that indicates that the program is progressing toward accreditation and may matriculate students in professional courses. Candidate for Accreditation is not an accreditation status nor does it assure eventual accreditation.

In a continuing attempt to respond to the needs of the students and the community, the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program at Adventist University of Health Sciences (ADU) welcomes comments from these stakeholders and makes a commitment to respond to these comments in appropriate times and ways. This policy identifies the means by which public comments are welcomed as well as establishes a timeframe for administrative responses to these communications.

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