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.
Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google +

PTA Schools in Connecticut (CT)

Connecticut has 2 CAPTE accredited PTA schools. In order to take the National Physical Therapist Assistant Exam (NPTAE) you must complete an accredited PTA program. Once you have done that you can apply for a state PTA license. The following is a table of the the 2 accredited PTA Schools in Connecticut, click each one to learn more about its PTA program.

More PTA Info for Connecticut:

See PTA Schools by state

Accredited PTA Schools in Connecticut

Accredited PTA Programs in ConnecticutNext Visitation Date
Naugatuck Valley Community College in Consortium with Capital, Housatonic, Manchester
Waterbury, CT
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2023
Norwalk Community College
Norwalk, CT
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2015

Comparing PTA Schools in Connecticut

There are a couple of of factors to consider when selecting PTA programs. Here’s a list of a couple of the most crucial factors to keep in mind as you search for your physical therapist assistant school:

  • Program size
  • Pass-rates of the National licensure exam
  • Class and lab-room buildings
  • PTA School expenses and potential opportunities for financial aid
  • Campus admittance criteria

As you take these PTA school things into thought, it can be useful to survey present-day students and recent graduates of the PTA schools of curiosity. Also, interviewing employers who have actually employed these graduates can provide you more insight to each schools strengths and weaknesses.

More PTA Info for Connecticut:


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