Program statistics

Applicant demographics: 2015-2016 academic year

Applicants to the program

1457

Qualified applicants

494

Arizona applicants

233

non-Arizona applicants

1227

Male applicants

620

Female applicants

837

Average Age (years)

23.5

Age range (years)

20 - 34

Average GPA

3.62

Average Quantitative GRE Score

151

Average Verbal GRE Score

151.8

Average Analytic Writing GRE Score

3.94

Profile of students admitted to the program: 2015-2016 academic year

Number of students accepted

89

Number of males

32

Number of females

57

Average Age (years)

23

Age range (years)

20-34

Average Cumulative grade point

3.68

Average Prerequisite Science grade point

3.34

Average Quantitative GRE Score

154

Average Verbal GRE Score

156

Average Analytic Writing GRE Score

4.17

Program comparison

 

NAU

US Public*

Average Cumulative GPA

3.62

3.5

Clinical Internships (weeks)

37

35.9

Core Faculty With a PhD

77%

52%

Core Faculty Who Are Certified Clinical Specialists

30%

35.1%

Student to Faculty Ratio

12.6:1

11:1

* 2012-2013 Physical Therapist Education Program Fact Sheet, American Physical Therapy Association, March, 2014

Graduate Performance

Graduation YearFirst-Time Pass RateOverall Pass RateEmployment Rate
2013100.0%100.0%100.0%
201283.7%100.0%100.0%
201195.7%97.8%100.0%
201088.6%97.7%100.0%
200995.2%100.0%100.0%

Program cost comparison

Not including the cost of room and board, here is a comparison of tuition, fees, and other expenses for Northern Arizona University to other universities.  NAU tuition and fees are approximate values.  The Bursar's website should be consulted for the most accurate information.

 NAU
In-State
NAU
Out-of-State
US Public In-State*US Public
Out-of-State*
US Private*

Annual Tuition Cost

$8,710

$20,348

$15,025

$29,441

$31,716

Annual Fees

$493

$376

$1,970

$1,970

$1,582

Other Expenses

$5,000 (FLG)
$7,000 (PHX)
$2550
(Summer)

$5,000 (FLG)
$7,000 (PHX)
$2550
(Summer)

$4,586

$4,586

$5,307

Annual Program Cost

$16,753 -
$18,753

$28,274 -
$30,274

$21,581

$35,997

$38,605

* 2012-2013 Physical Therapist Education Program Fact Sheet, American Physical Therapy Association, March, 2014