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 Nevada (NV)

Nevada has 3 CAPTE accredited PTA schools. In order to get a state PTA license in Nevada you must pass accredited PTA program and you must also complete the National Physical Therapist Assistant Exam (NPTAE). Below are the 3 accredited PTA Schools in Nevada, click to learn more about its PTA program.

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Accredited PTA Schools in Nevada

Accredited PTA Programs in NebraskaNext Visitation Date
Carrington College – Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2016
College of Southern Nevada
Las Vegas, NV
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2016
Pima Medical Institute – Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2017

Selecting a PTA School in Nevada

There are a few of things to consider when choosing amongst physical therapist assistant programs. Here is a short list of some of the most important considerations to keep in mind as you research for your PTA program:

  • University size
  • Passing rate of the National License exam
  • Class and labroom buildings
  • University costs and potential opportunities for financial aid
  • College admittance criteria

As you take these physical therapy assistant program factors into thought, it may be helpful to survey present-day students as well as recent graduates of the physical therapy assistant schools of interest. Also, interviewing firms whom have actually employed these graduates may give you additional insight to each schools strengths & weaknesses.

More PTA Info for Nevada:


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