Academics

Explore the Programs at Miami Dade College

Student Outcomes

Graduation Rate

Graduation Rate
Graduation Year Graduate Rate
2019 73.9%
2018 85.1%
2017 97.8%

Graduation Rate = 87% Based on 3 year average for 2017-2019

Pass Rate

Licensure Examination Pass Rates
Graduation Year Group Miami Dade College
PTA Program
US Accredited Candidates
2020 First Time 94.4% 88.7%
2020 Ultimate 94.4% 89.3%
2019 First Time 77.1% 84.1%
2019 Ultimate 94.3% 92.7%
2018 First Time 76.2% 84.0%
2018 Ultimate 95.2% 94.4%

Ultimate Pass Rate Average = 94.6% Based on 3 year average for 2018-2020

*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  September 2020.

Employment Rate

2019 95%
2018 100%
2017 100%

Employment Rate Average = 98% Based on the three year average for 2017-2019

*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)