The University of Pittsburgh at Titusville's (Pitt-Titusville) Physical Therapist Assistant Program is a well-established academic based program. "The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at the University of Pittsburgh at Titusville is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)."* The program is accredited through the year 2021. The faculty and students are members of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).
Upon completion of the two-year Physical Therapist Assistant Program, students will earn an Associate of Science Degree for the Physical Therapist Assistant from the University of Pittsburgh, and will be eligible to sit for the National Physical Therapist Assistant Licensure Examination (NPTE).
The PTA Program is a five semester, two-year program. Our faculty will work with you to suggest a curriculum to fit your previous college credits or for students that cannot attend school full time. Our small class size and knowledgeable faculty give you interactive/hands-on learning and personalized attention in a comfortable atmosphere.
As a branch of the main Pitt campus, you will have access to the medical and research resources for which the University of Pittsburgh is respected worldwide.
*The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Department of Accreditation
American Physical Therapy Association
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