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The Physical Therapist Assistant is an important member of the dynamic profession of physical therapy. Physical Therapist Assistants work under the direction and supervision of the Physical Therapist to rehabilitate people from injury or disease by improving mobility, relieving pain, and preventing further injury. The Physical Therapist Assistant is a member of the healthcare team that works with patients to help them achieve their therapy goals. Learn more by following the links below, or check out the Physical Therapist Assistant FAQ.
|Class of 2021||Class of 2022||2-Year Rate|
|Pass Rate on National PTA Exam (first time)||94%||92%||93%|
|Pass Rate on National PTA Exam (all takers)||100%||100%||100%|
|Employed within 12 months of licensing||94%||100%||97% (2021-22 average)|
The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Austin Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE),
3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22305-3085, (703) 706-3245, [email protected]
To contact the program/institution directly, please call Jose Milan at (512) 223-5938 or email [email protected].
To apply to the Physical Therapist Assistant program, please create an account with CastleBranch. You will need to use code UL64im and upload your immunizations. Then when you are ready to upload your documents, you will use code UL81im. To learn more, visit the Application Process page.Read more
All students who have not been accepted into an ACC Health Sciences program should declare General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences (Associate of Science) for their major. Once accepted into a program, the student's major will be updated.Read more