Academics Health Related Professions Physical Therapist Assistant

Physical Therapist Assistant

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Our Physical Therapist Assistant Program consists of general education and physical therapy courses designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary for program completion. Concurrent theoretical and clinical experiences enhance the relation of theory to practice. Clinical experience is provided in a variety of settings, including hospitals, rehabilitation facilities, outpatient clinics and skilled nursing facilities.

 

 

 

Important!! Physical Therapist Assistant Students may apply on-line, however, an application MUST be filled out at Baker-Gaines Central location. Each student must sign the back of the application, and give a copy of their drivers license in order to complete the application.

 

Accreditation

Bishop State Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees, certificates and short certificates. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 or log on tohttp://www.sacscoc.org for questions about the accreditation of Bishop State Community College.


The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Bishop State Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; website: www.capteonline.org

The student is awarded an Associate in Applied Science Degree upon successful completion of the program.

Department Faculty

Pam Wehner, D.P.T. Tel. 251.405-4447 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

Classes are held at the Baker-Gaines Central Campus. For degree requirements, see the Course Catalog. For current class offerings, see Class Schedules.