Member Institutions

ACAPT member institutions

U.S., CAPTE-accredited physical therapist education programs that pay ACAPT annual dues are ACAPT member institutions. Current membership includes over 95% of all national PT educational institutions. 

Learn how to join ACAPT here.

Who benefits from an institution's membership?

After a member institution has paid its dues, the following can join for FREE and take advantage of ACAPT member benefits:

  • Faculty members of member institutions, including non-physical therapists of the doctor of physical therapy (DPT) program
  • Clinical affiliates of a member institution who have been confirmed through the ACAPT member representative.

Create or update your free ACAPT online profile to access benefits today in the ACAPT Member Portal at members.acapt.org.

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Institutions

Eligibility Information

APTA members who represent institutions of higher education located in the United States of America with a physical therapist education program that is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) may be designated as Council members by such an institution. The institution will be represented by one academic administrator or other designated full‐time core faculty member (as defined by CAPTE) in the program.

  • Institutions with an accredited physical therapist education program that offer one or more expansion programs shall have one institutional representative selected by the Institution.
  • Institutions with two separately accredited physical therapist education programs may have one designated representative for each of those accredited physical therapist education programs.
  • The individual designated to represent any institution must be a member in good standing of the Association.
  • The institution must continue to maintain a program that is accredited by CAPTE. An institution whose program has lost accreditation shall regain the right to designate a representative to the Council if its program regains accreditation from CAPTE.

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