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 Utah (UT)

Utah has 3 CAPTE accredited PTA schools. Applying for a PTA license in Utah, will require you to successfully finish an accredited PTA program and also to pass the National Physical Therapist Assistant Exam (NPTAE). Below are the 3 accredited PTA Schools in Utah, click on a PTA schools name to learn more about its PTA program.

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Accredited PTA Schools in Utah

Accredited PTA Programs in UtahNext Visitation Date
Dixie State College of Utah
St George, UT
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2016
Provo College
Provo, UT
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2017
Salt Lake Community College
West Jordan, UT
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2018

Selecting a PTA School in Utah

There are a few of things to consider when choosing between PTA schools. Here’s a list of a few of the most significant considerations to bear in mind as you search for your physical therapist assistant program:

  • PTA Program size
  • Pass rates of the National License test
  • Classroom and lab facilities
  • School costs and potential opportunities for financial aid
  • College admittance criteria

While you bring these physical therapist assistant program factors into consideration, it may be useful to talk with present-day students in addition to recent graduates of the PTA programs of interest. Also, talking to firms whom have hired these students can give you more 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