Physical Therapy Exam Pass Rates

Exam Current Pass Rate
National Physical Therapy Exam
(NPTE)
97%*

* The ultimate pass rate is the percent of graduates over a 3 year time who have passed the exam, regardless of the number of attempts. Graduates can only take the exam 3 times in a year.

For the 2009-2011 graduating classes, the 97.44% ultimate pass rate is on par with the National and New York State averages. The ultimate national pass rate is 98% with a range of 37.5% to 100%. The ultimate pass rates for other NY DPT Programs for 2009-2011 is 96.72% with a range of 87% to 100%.