PTA

Student Outcomes Information

Volunteer State Community College
Physical Therapist Assistant
Three-year Persistence and Graduation
Fall 2007 - Fall 2009 Cohorts
Fall 2010 Cohort Fall 2011Cohort Fall 2012 Cohort
N % N % N %
Graduated 30 96.8 31 93.9 31 96.9
Not Enrolled 1 3.2 2 6.1 1 3.1
Total 31 100.0 33 100.0 32 100.0

Note: These rates include three-year graduation rates for the Fall 2009 cohort and less than three-year persistence and graduation rates for the 2010 and 2011 cohorts.

Licensure Exam Pass Rates

Year Pass Rate
2009 96.88%
2010 100.00%
2011 100.00%
2012 93.00%

Note: These rates indicate the percentage of test-takers who ultimately passed the licensure exam.


Employment Rates

Graduation Year Placement Rate
2009 100.00%
2010 100.00%
2011 93.33%
2012 96.56%

Note: Placement data is gathered six months after graduation. Graduates are exempted from the placement rates in accordance with the standards of the Higher Education Authorization Act due to the following reasons: enrollment in further education, military service, a medical condition that prevents the graduate from working in his/her field of study, family or home responsibilities that prevent the graduate from working in his/her field of study.