Physical Therapist Assistant Program Facts

Linn Campus:
2016 Acceptance rate
68%
Source: Program Data/CAPTE Annual Accreditation Report

2015 Graduation rate
88%
Source: Program Data/CAPTE Annual Accreditation Report

2015 Job Placement rate
89%

Source: Program Data/CAPTE Annual Accreditation Report

PTA Licensure Pass Rate (ultimate), 2014, 2015
94.87%

Source: Federation of State Board of Physical Therapy


Trenton Campus: 

2016 Acceptance Rate
90%

Source: Program Data/CAPTE Annual Accreditation Report

2015 Graduation rate
87.5%

Source: Program Data/CAPTE Annual Accreditation Report

2015 Job Placement rate
100%

Source: Program Data/CAPTE Annual Accreditation Report

PTA Licensure Pass Rate (ultimate), 2014, 2015
91.67%

Source: Federation of State Board of Physical Therapy

Poplar Bluff Campus:

2016 Acceptance Rate
91%

Source: Program Data/CAPTE Annual Accreditation Report

2015 Graduation rate
100%

Source: Program Data/CAPTE Annual Accreditation Report

2015 Job Placement rate
92%

Source: Program Data/CAPTE Annual Accreditation Report

PTA Licensure Pass Rate (ultimate), 2014, 2015
100%

Source: Federation of State Board of Physical Therapy

2014-2015 Average Starting Salaries
High Salary             $72,800
Average Salary       $49,014
Source: STC 180 Day Follow-Up Report

US Department of Labor Wage Estimate
2016 Mean Annual Salary $50,840
Source: US Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Wage Estimates Missouri 2016

Accreditations

The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at State Technical College of Missouri is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703.706.3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: www.capteonline.org 


100% of PTA students are members of the American Physical Therapy Association