Statistics and Outcomes – Military Bridge Program

As of 01/10/2020

National Physical Therapy Exam “Ultimate Pass Rates”

Grad Year 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Ultimate pass rate 87.5% 100% 75% 85.7% 77.8% (7 of 9 students) 100%

National Physical Therapy Exam “First-Time Pass Rates”

Grad Year 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
First-Time pass rate 75% 100% 75% 71.4% 66.7% 100%

Graduation Rates – Numbers may increase as students on active duty complete the program at varying rates

Grad Year 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Graduation rate 100% 61.1% 60% 88.9% 75% 85.7% 83.3%


Employment Rate – Based on data collected by program director and/or LSC Placement Director through direct contact with student within six months of passing the licensure exam.

Graduation Year 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Percent employed as a PTA within six months of passing the licensure exam 100% 100% 100% 100% 90% 95% 100%

Average Age of Students Starting the Program

Start Year 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Average age upon starting technical PTA courses N/A 31 30 28 26 29 28 30

Program Acceptance Rate

Start Year 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Percent of qualified applicants offered a spot in the program 100% 100% 73% (wait list developed) 55.5% (wait list in place) 54.5% (wait list in place) 42.6% (wait list in place) 72.2%

Program Matriculation Rate

Start Year 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Percent of those offered a spot who ultimately enrolled in the program 100% 95% 91% 70% 67% 82.6% 76.9%