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Professional DPT Program - Fort Lauderdale Campus

About Program

NSU DPT Fort Lauderdale Outcomes

Graduation Year 
Graduation Rate 
NPTE Ultimate Pass Rate 
Employment Rate 
2019 83.9% 100% 100%
2018 93.9% 100% 100%
2 year average 88.9% 100% 100%

Professional Licensure Disclosure/Notification Statement

Doctor of Physical Therapy Program 

 Degree Title

Level

Degree

       Doctor of Physical Therapy

Professional

DPT

Professional Licensure Disclosure Statement:  Nova Southeastern University, College of Health Care Sciences, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program is a Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) accredited program of study. Graduation from a CAPTE accredited university is required in order to take the FSBPT licensure examination.  At this time, we have determined that the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program meets the educational degree completion requirements for licensure in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and the US protectorates, as defined in 34 CFR §600.2.   

It is nonetheless strongly encouraged that students determine any additional (i.e. non-educational, jurisprudence exam) requirements for licensure in the state in which they seek to be licensed. Students should refer to their state licensing bodies, as well as, the Federation of State Boards for Physical Therapy for requirements for licensure. For licensing board contact information and approval status, please see FSBPT.org

If you need assistance or have any questions, please contact Shari Rone-Adams, Chair, Physical Therapy Department at 954-262-1740 or srone@nova.edu

Current Events

Accreditation Information

The NSU Professional DPT 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: http://www.capteonline.org.  If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 954-262-1662.

How to file a complaint with CAPTE

Admissions Couselor Contact

Contact PT Admissions Counselor, Sylvana Gubiotti, at (954) 262-1267 or cgubiott@nova.edu for program information. 

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