Physical Therapy, DPT
Assessment of Student Outcomes
Outcome A Communication
Effective communication and interpersonal skills, which are adapted to
meet the needs of diverse individuals and groups.
Outcome B Ethical and Legal Standards
Adherence to safe, ethical and legal standards of current practice (as
identified by professional organizations, federal and state law, and
Outcome C Diagnosis and Plan of Care
Development of physical therapy diagnoses and an individualized plan of
care for the management and prevention of movement dysfunction across
Outcome D Team Member
Effective participation as an intra- and interprofessional team member.
Outcome E Practice Management
Effective clinical practice management for delivery of physical therapy
services in diverse settings.
Outcome F Teaching and Learning Principles
Application of teaching and learning principles in educational,
practice, and community settings.
Outcome G Evidence-Based Practice
Application of principles of critical thinking and clinical reasoning to
evidence-based physical therapist practice.
Outcome I Professional Responsibility and Commitment
Responsibility and commitment to the profession and society through
life-long learning and involvement in activities beyond job