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Program Statistics

Five Year Student Outcomes

2015

  • Graduation Rate*: 89.7% (35/39)
  • Employment Rate: 100% (36/36)
  • First time Board Pass Rate+: 97.2% (35/36)
  • Ultimate Board Pass Rate+: 100% (36/36)

2016

  • Graduation Rate: 95% (38/40)
  • Employment Rate: 100% (36/36)
  • First time Board Pass Rate+: 100% (36/36)
  • Ultimate Board Pass Rate+: 100% (36/36)

2017

  • Graduation Rate: 95% (38/40)
  • Employment Rate: 97.0%
  • First time Board Pass Rate+: 89.7% (35/39)
  • Ultimate Board Pass Rate+: 100.0% (39/39)

2018

  • Graduation Rate*:  100% (40/40)
  • Employment Rate: 97%
  • First time Board Pass Rate+:  97.4% (38/39)
  • Ultimate Board Pass Rate+:  100% (39/39)

2019

  • Graduation Rate*: 100% (41/41)
  • Employment Rate: 86% (35/41)**
  • First time Board Pass Rate: 100% (44/44)
  • Ultimate Board Pass Rate: 100% (44/44)
    **sample affected by COVID-19 during April-June 2020; 100% said expected to return to employment as a physical therapist in the near future

2020

  • Graduation Rate*: 100% (41/41)
  • Employment Rate: 
  • First Time Board Pass Rate: 97.5% (39/40)
  • Ultimate Board Pass Rate: 97.5% (39/40)

* CAPTE Calculation (based on <150% normal time to graduate; based on initial matriculation year)

Past 2 Year Average [Classes of 2019 & 2020 unless otherwise noted]

Graduation Rate: 100%  (82/82)
^ Employment Rate: 91.5% (75/82) [See note ** above]
+First Time Board Pass Rate: 98.7% 
+Ultimate Board Pass Rate: 100%

^ Classes of 2018 & 2019

+FSBPT Data

National Average

^Graduation Rate : 95%
^Employment Rate : 99% 
+First Time Board Pass Rate : 93.5%
+Ultimate Board Pass Rate: 94.5%

^ CAPTE Program Aggregate Report

+ FSBPT Report Data

2020-20201Approximate Cost of Attendance

WVU Annual Program Tuition and Fees

In-State: $19,012
Out-of-State: $42,799

WVU Total Program Cost^

In-State: $71,379
Out-of-State: $140,087

^ Includes tuition, fees, textbooks, computer costs, attendance at national meetings

^^Does not include housing & living expenses


Last updated: 11/30/2020