Physical Therapy Accreditation

Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

The Doctor of Physical Therapist (DPT) Education program at Regis University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703.706.3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org. To contact the program/institution directly, please call 303.964.5720 or email dpt@regis.edu

 

Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy

Regis University's Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy (FOMPT) program has been accredited by the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE) as a post-professional clinical fellowship program for physical therapists in Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy since 2006, and currently through 2028. The program is now also being considered for accreditation under the American Council for Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy Education (ACOMPTE) commencing in 2020.

The Regis University Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy is not accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).

 

Residency in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy

Regis University's Orthopaedic Physical Therapy (RUROPT) program has achieved candidacy status approval under the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE) as of September 30th, 2019.

Candidacy status signifies satisfactory progress toward accreditation. Achieving candidacy status is not an indication that ABPTRFE will grant initial accreditation. Participants who graduate from a program in candidacy status are not deemed to have completed an accredited program. 

The RUROPT program will continue with all required accreditation procedures, including a site visit in the second half of 2020 to achieve full accreditation.

The Regis University Residency in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy is not accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).