Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Physical Therapy & Human Movement Sciences

Student Outcomes & Accreditation


National Physical Therapy Exam (NPTE)

The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Northwestern 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:; website: The PhD-MRS, DPT/PhD (Eng), and residency programs are not accredited by CAPTE.
Information about filing a complaint with CAPTE is available here.