Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant
Clarkson College

Program Details

Enhance your Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) degree with this online physical therapy degree.  Designed for licensed PTAs, this advanced curriculum offers both educational and career advancement.  Complete courses in pharmacology, orthopedic, neurological, and multisystem care while learning to provide comprehensive physical therapy care.  Focusing on advanced interventions and leadership growth, this online physical therapy degree offers advanced leadership, therapeutic skills, and evidence-based knowledge. 

Courses cover such topics as:

  • Manual skills for orthopedic, neurological, and cardiopulmonary care
  • Outcome measures
  • Evidence-based practice

Get the best of both worlds with a physical therapy degree online.  Online coursework allows you to study when and where it is convenient.  On-campus learning experiences allow you to complete hands-on skills with expert faculty.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Clarkson College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Requires proof of active or in-progress PTA license
  • Must have 74 credits for transfer and completion of a CAPTE accredited physical therapy assistant program
  • Requires 2-3 on-campus experiences