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Professor with students in physical therapy lab

The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)

D'Youville College's Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) of the American Physical Therapy Association, [Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education].

More about CAPTE can be found on

Contact CAPTE

1111 North Fairfax Street,
Alexandria, Virginia 22314;
Telephone: 703-706-3245

**Certificate programs in PT are not subject to accreditation by CAPTE.


The DPT program prepares students to take the licensure examination in any state and to enter the healthcare field as professionally licensed physical therapists.


The program is registered with the New York State Department of Education (NYSED).