The PTA program starts once a year in the fall. This is a full-time program. Classes take place any time between 7a.m. and 5p.m., and takes two years to complete. During the last quarter of the curriculum, students will be placed in full-time clinical rotations for 40 hours a week.
Please see Costs and Requirements for further information.
|Course||Credit and Grade Requirements|
|Anatomy and Physiology 1, (AP 103 or BIOL& 241)*||5 Credit course. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.|
|Anatomy and Physiology 2, (AP 104 or BIOL& 242)*||5 Credit course. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.|
|English Composition, (ENGL& 101)||5 Credit course. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.|
|Communications Course (CMST100, or &210, or &220, or &230 or &238||5 Credit course. Minimum GPA Required: 2.5. Only 1 communications course is needed.|
|College level Math Course, (Any college level math course excluding technical math)||(5) Credit course. Minimum GPA Required: 2.5 Any of these courses will satisfy the requirement: Math 106, Math 107, Math 146, Math 141, Math 142, Math 151, Math 152, Math 153, Math 171. For a complete list, contact the Health Occupations Advisor.|
Degrees & Certificates
Program Quick Links
- PTA Info Sheet
- Physical Therapist Assistant Application (2021)
- Physical Therapist Assistant Tuition & Fees
- Program Outcomes Data
Contact & Location
For more information or to make an appointment, please contact us at:
- Health Occupations Admissions
Career and Advising Center
Student Affairs & Success Building, 104
253-833-9111, ext. 2641
Physical Therapist Assistant program at Green River College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org. If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 253-833-9111 ext. 4343 or email email@example.com.