Academics

Explore the Programs at Miami Dade College

Student Outcomes

Graduation Rate

Graduation Rate
Graduation Year Graduate Rate
2020 93.0%
2019 84.8%

Graduation Rate = 88.9% Based on 2 year average for 2019-2020

Pass Rate

Licensure Examination Pass Rates
Graduation Year Group Miami Dade College
PTA Program
US Accredited Candidates
2021 First Time 68.9% 78.8%
2021 Ultimate 86.7% 87.8%
2020 First Time 90.0% 83.4%
2020 Ultimate 95.0% 90.9%

Ultimate Pass Rate Average = 91% Based on 2 year average for 2020-2021

*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 May 17, 2022.

Employment Rate

2020 90.5%
2019 94.7%

Employment Rate Average = 93.4% Based on the two-year average for 2019-2020

*This information is updated annually in the summer 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)