Physical Therapist Assistant Associate of Applied Science

Physical Therapist Assistant Associate of Applied Science
Play a Key Role in Helping Patients Recover from Injury

Physical Therapist Assistant Associate of Applied Science

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Program
Overview

Program Overview

Physical therapist assistants (PTAs) work with physical therapists (PTs) to help treat impairments in physical strength, mobility or balance resulting from injury to the musculoskeletal system, neurological disorders (e.g., stroke, arthritis) or aging.


Watching a patient walk for the first time after an auto accident brings a great feeling of personal satisfaction that can be even more gratifying when shared with an entire rehabilitation team. A patient’s goal will become your goal, and the team will experience his or her achievements first hand. Patients will be thankful for the help on the tough road to recovery.


In Concorde’s Physical Therapist Assistant Associate of Applied Science program, you can gain the skills you need to perform these important functions. The program includes hands-on training and externshipsᶛ, teaching therapeutic exercises, functional, mobility and ambulation training, and activities of daily living.



Block Transfer Opportunity Available

PROGRAM FACTS

Skill Building

Skill Building

Gain skills to help patients recover from injuries and illnesses, regain mobility, and manage pain.

Versatile Curriculum

Versatile Curriculum

Learn how to treat patients using a variety of techniques, including using devices and equipment and help educate patients and their families.

Flexible Class Schedules

Flexible Class Schedules

Complete your degree in as few as 20 months of study.*

Skill Building

Skill Building

Graduates of qualifying degree programs may be eligible to block transfer 18 credits and earn their degree sooner.*

Available at our Dallas campus location.

Physical Therapist Assistant Associate of Applied Science Degree Curriculum

Our associate degree program equips you to pursue a career as a physical therapist assistant in as few as 20 months.* When you graduate, you’ll be able to serve effectively in a variety of settings supporting physical therapy treatments.

  • Human Growth and Development
  • Functional and Applied Anatomy
  • Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Pathology for the Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Lab

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Think you’d make a great physical therapist assistant? Get in touch with Concorde Dallas today to find out if our associate degree program is right for you.

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