The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) is an accrediting agency that is nationally recognized by the US Department of Education (USDE) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). CAPTE grants specialized accreditation status to qualified entry-level education programs for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. CAPTE does not accredit institutions and is not a Title IV gatekeeper.
CAPTE Contact Information
Phone: 703-684-APTA (2782)
Mary Jane Harris, PT, MS (Director)
Phone: 703-706-3240; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ellen Price, PT, MEd (Associate Director-PT Programs)
Phone: 703-706-3242; E-mail: email@example.com
Eva Donley (Assistant Director-PT Programs)
Phone: 703-706-3243; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Daniel Thompson (Senior Administrative Assistant-PT Programs)
Phone: 703-706-3247; E-mail:mailto:email@example.com
CAPTE Accreditation Status:
The physical therapy program at Wheeling Jesuit 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: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org/apta/directories/accreditedschools.aspx.
(For further information regarding CAPTE and Accreditation, please visit the CAPTE website.
Filing a Complaint with CAPTE
Students or other interested parties may file a formal complaint about a PT program with CAPTE at any time.