Physical Therapist Assistant

Lend a hand in the active recovery process.

Get patients back on the road to doing the things they love most.

Whether it’s an athlete sidelined because of an injury or a patient recovering from hip replacement surgery, physical therapist assistants play an active role in the rehabilitation process. 在美高梅MGM娱乐, you’ll explore this expansive field through foundational coursework, extensive hands-on experience in specialized labs, in-depth clinical placements at one of over 65 diverse sites across the region.



Physical Therapist Assistant (A.A.S.)

Sometimes life throws a curve ball. When it does, physical therapy gets patients back on track to a pain-free, active lifestyle.

Applied Health Studies, Completion (B.S.)

Students who have earned an associate’s degree from 美高梅MGM娱乐 in physical therapist assistant are eligible to pursue a bachelor’s degree in applied health studies. 

未成年人 & 沉浸

Pair a minor with any bachelor's degree, or an immersion with any bachelor's or associate's degree.



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When you study at 美高梅MGM娱乐, your instructors will do more than know your name. They'll get to know you. 有经验的, 充满激情的, dedicated to your success, 美高梅MGM娱乐 faculty are here to support your academic journey.



PTA students present research via webinar

通过网络研讨会, students in 美高梅MGM娱乐’s physical therapist assistant program recently presented research posters to members of the Northcentral District of the American Physical Therapy Association Pennsylvania Chapter. Posters were created as part of the Rehabilitation course.


PTA students engage older adults in activity, wellness

美高梅MGM娱乐 physical therapist assistant students visited The Williamsport 首页, where they provided two 30-minute activity sessions for residents in the home’s independent living apartments. 每年, students select a community organization or event they would like to work with as part of a yearlong service-learning project. 今年, the Class of 2024 voted to provide exercise and wellness sessions to older adults in area long-term care facilities.


Your future as a physical therapist assistant

At Pennsylvania College of Technology, you'll hone the hands-on skills to thrive in the rewarding field of physical therapy. Physical therapist assistants help rehabilitate patients and inspire them to move more freely and independently. In this two-and-a-half-minute video, you'll see 美高梅MGM娱乐 graduates in action, explore on-campus lab spaces, learn more about this engaging and impactful hands-on program.