Physical Therapy Assistant Guide

Welcome to the PTA Guide, a physical therapy assistant education & career resource. We have everything you need to become a licensed PTA in your state. A few of the helpful things that you'll find here are information resources by state such as tools and info on PTA Schools, PTA license requirements, PTA Jobs, PTA salary data for states & major cities.
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PTA Schools in Alabama (AL)

Alabama has some good CAPTE accredited PTA programs that upon completion make you eligible to test for your state PTA license. Below is a list of Alabama’s PTA programs, click them to learn more details about each PTA school.

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Accredited PTA Programs in Alabama

Accredited PTA Programs in AlabamaNext Visitation Date
Arkansas State University
State University, AR
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2021
Calhoun Community College
Decatur, AL
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2015
George C Wallace Community College
Dothan, AL
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2023
Jefferson State Community College
Birmingham, AL
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2022
South University – Montgomery
Montgomery, AL
Status: Probationary Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2021
Wallace State Community College – Hanceville
Hanceville, AL
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2017

How to Select a PTA School in Alabama

There are a few of things to consider when selecting physical therapist assistant schools. Here is a short list of a few of the most important considerations to keep in mind as you search for your physical therapist assistant school:

  • University size
  • Passing-rate of the National licensure test
  • Course room and lab facilities
  • College costs and potential opportunities for financial aid
  • PTA Program admittance criteria

While you bring these physical therapy assistant program things into thought, it can be useful to talk with present-day college students as well as recent graduates of the physical therapist assistant schools of interest. Also, talking to businesses who have actually hired these students can provide you additional insight to each schools strengths and weaknesses.

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1) Click on any schools below to learn more about their programs
2) Under “Program of Interest” choose “Physical Therapist Assistant” or another degree of interest