Physical Therapist Assistant: Associate of Applied Science
The Physical Therapist Assistant Program is a 2-year, five-semester program leading to an Associate Degree in Applied Science and eligibility to sit for the National Physical Therapy Assistant Exam. For Physical Therapist Assistants, the program consists of general education courses, science and physical therapist assistant courses taught at the College, off-campus facilities, and in multiple clinical education sites throughout the area. Individuals who have suggestions or concerns regarding the PTA Program may use the “Contact TCL” link on the TCL home page to file such concerns.
Total Credits: 69
* Note: The following is a sample curriculum. There is flexibility within the program. Contact your advisor to discuss additional course options. Curriculum, courses and descriptions are subject to change. For official curriculum information, please consult the College Catalog.
First Year - Spring Semester
First Year - Summer Semester
Second Year - Fall Semester
Second Year - Spring Semester (The following, plus one humanities elective):
General Education Requirements (15 credits; The following, plus one humanities elective):
Required Major Courses (46 credits):
*Credits are based on the course(s) selected