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Physical Therapist Assistant - Full-time Degree

General Description | Semester Layout  | Course Requirements | Printable Checklist

SEMESTER 1 (Fall)
Course Class Lab Credit
AHS 102 Medical Terminology 3 0 3
BIO 210 Anatomy And Physiology I 3 3 4
ENG 101 English Composition I 3 0 3
MAT 120 Probability And Statistics 3 0 3
PSY 201 General Psychology 3 0 3
15 3 16
SEMESTER 2 (Spring)
Course Class Lab Credit
BIO 211 Anatomy And Physiology II 3 3 4
CPT 170 Microcomputer Applications 3 0 3
PSY 203 Human Growth and Development 3 0 3
SPC 205 Public Speaking 3 0 3
XXX XXX Elective: Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 3
15 3 16
SEMESTER 3 (Fall)
Course Class Lab Credit
PTH 102 Introduction to Physical Therapy 1 3 2
PTH 105 Introduction to Kinesiology 2 3 3
PTH 115 Pathology for Physical Therapist Assistants 3 0 3
PTH 118 Physical Agents & Modalities 3 3 4
9 9 12
SEMESTER 4 (Spring)
Course Class Lab Credit
PTH 101 Physical Therapy Professional Preparation 2 0 2
PTH 220 Patient Assessment Techniques 3 3 4
PTH 226 Therapeutic Exercises 2 3 3
PTH 234 Clinical Education I 0 9 3
PTH 270 Special Topics in Physical Therapy 3 0 3
10 15 15
SEMESTER 5 (Summer)
Course Class Lab Credit
PTH 242 Orthopedic Management 3 3 4
PTH 246 Neuromuscular Rehabilitation 3 6 5
6 9 9
SEMESTER 6 (Fall)
Course Class Lab Credit
PTH 264 Clinical Education II 0 15 5
PTH 274 Clinical Education III 0 15 5
0 30 10

Minimum Total Credit Hours:  78