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 Colorado (CO)

Colorado has 5 CAPTE accredited PTA schools. Taking the National Physical Therapist Assistant Exam (NPTAE) requires successful completion of an accredited PTA program. And both tasks are required in order to obtain your state PTA license. Below is a table of the the 5 accredited PTA Schools in Colorado, click each one to learn more about its PTA program.

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Accredited PTA Schools in Colorado

Accredited PTA Programs in ColoradoNext Visitation Date
Arapahoe Community College
Littleton, CO
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2015
Concorde Career College – Aurora
Aurora, CO
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2017
Morgan Community College
Fort Morgan, CO
Status: Probationary Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2015
Pima Medical Institute – Denver Campus
Denver, CO
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2021
Pueblo Community College
Pueblo, CO
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2015

How to Select a PTA School in Colorado

There are a number of things to consider when selecting physical therapist assistant programs. Here’s a quick list of some of the most crucial considerations to always remember as you research for your physical therapist assistant program:

  • College size
  • Pass-rates of the National licensure test
  • Lecture room and labroom facilities
  • PTA School costs and potential opportunities for financial aid
  • PTA Program admittance requirements

As you bring these physical therapy assistant program things into thought, it may be useful to talk with current students in addition to recent graduates of the physical therapist assistant schools of interest. Also, interviewing firms whom have hired these students can give you additional insight to each programs 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