209 Wirtz Hall, DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: (815) 753-1383
Fax: (815) 753-0720
NIU's Physical Therapy program is dedicated to educating individuals who can function as inquiring, well-rounded, entry-level therapists capable of providing optimum care in a sophisticated and changing health care environment. The Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE):
Graduates of the D.P.T. program must pass the National Physical Therapy Exam (NPTE) in order to work/practice as a physical therapist in the United States. Information may be found at this link: https://www.fsbpt.org/ExamCandidates/NationalExam(NPTE).aspx.
|Graduation Year||Graduation Rate||Ultimate License Examination Pass Rate||Employment Rate*|
|2013||97%||86% (to date)||100%|
*Employed as a PT within 6 months of passing licensing exam.
Applications for Fall 2015 admission will be available in July, 2014. The deadline for Fall 2015 admission is October 15, 2014.
*Please note that prices may change or vary and are subject to the pricing policies of outside vendors used for these services