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.PTA_NewApplicationProcess.pdf
- Physical Therapist Assistant Brochure (PDF)
- Admission Points (PDF)
- Accreditation and Curriculum Plan (PDF)
- Admission Process (PDF)
- New PTA Student Application, Forms and Information (PDF)
- Program Sequencing of Courses (PDF)
- Student Outcomes (PDF)
- Licensure (PDF)
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.
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 student is awarded an Associate in Applied Science Degree upon successful completion of the program.