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 Oregon (OR)

Oregon has 2 CAPTE accredited PTA schools. To obtain an Oregon PTA license you’ll be required to complete an accredited PTA program and also to pass the National Physical Therapist Assistant Exam (NPTAE). Below are the 2 accredited PTA Schools in Oregon, click to learn more about its PTA program.

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Accredited PTA Schools in Oregon

Accredited PTA Programs in OregonNext Visitation Date
Lane Community College
Eugene, OR
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2016
Mt Hood Community College
Gresham, OR
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2014

Choosing a PTA School in Oregon

There are a few of factors to consider when selecting PTA programs. Here’s a short list of some of the most crucial factors to always remember as you search for your PTA program:

  • Program size
  • Passing-rate of the National License test
  • Classroom and lab-room buildings
  • College costs and potential opportunities for financial aid
  • PTA School admission criteria

As you bring these PTA school factors into consideration, it may be beneficial to survey present-day college students in addition to former students of the physical therapist assistant schools of curiosity. Also, interviewing companies who have actually hired these graduates may give you additional insight to each programs strengths and weaknesses.

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