Academics

Explore Over 300 Programs of Study at Miami Dade College

Student Outcomes

Graduation Rate

Graduation Rate
Graduation Year Graduate Rate
2014 84%
2015 90%
2016 90%

Graduation Rate = 88% Based on 3 year average for 2014-2016

Pass Rate

Licensure Examination Ultimate Pass Rate
Graduation Year Miami Dade College
PTA Program
National Average
2015 95.4% 95.2%
2016 95.7% 95.3%
2017 89.3% 92.8%
3 year average 93.5% 94.4%

*Resource: Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy
Report data is updated eight times a year. The data for this report is current as of November, 2017.

Employment Rate

Employment Rate = 100%

Based on the three year average for graduate classes of 2014-2016

*This information is updated annually in the Spring Term

Program Learning Outcomes (PLO’s)

PLO 1: By the completion of the program, the student will demonstrate effective written, oral, and reading communication skills with patients/clients, other health care providers, and the community. (MDC Learning Outcomes: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 10)

PLO 2: By the completion of the program, the student will adhere to legal, ethical, and professional behaviors while serving as a health care provider. (MDC Learning Outcomes: 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9)

PLO 3: By the completion of the program, the student will demonstrate the required skills to become a competent health care practitioner. (MDC Learning Outcomes: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)