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 South Carolina (SC)

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South Carolina has 14 CAPTE accredited PTA schools. To get your PTA license in South Carolina, you are required to complete an accredited PTA program and you also need to pass the National Physical Therapist Assistant Exam (NPTAE). Below are the 14 accredited PTA Schools in South Carolina, click a PTA school to learn more about its PTA program.

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Accredited PTA Schools in South Carolina

Accredited PTA Programs in South Carolina Next Visitation Date
Greenville Technical College
Greenville, SC
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2017
Horry-Georgetown Technical College
Myrtle Beach, SC
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2014
Midlands Technical College
Columbia, SC
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2022
Technical College of the Lowcountry
Beaufort, SC
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Fall 2023
Trident Technical College
Charleston, SC
Status: Accreditation
Next Visit: Spring 2014

Deciding on a PTA School in South Carolina

There are a couple of of things to consider when selecting physical therapist assistant programs. Here’s a list of a few of the most crucial factors to take into account as you research for your physical therapist assistant school:

  • PTA School size
  • Pass-rate of the licensure exam
  • Classroom and labroom resources
  • Program expenses and opportunities for financial aid
  • University admittance criteria

While you take these physical therapy assistant school things into consideration, it may be beneficial to talk with current students and recent graduates of the PTA schools of curiosity. Also, talking to companies whom have actually hired these students may give you more insight to each schools strengths & 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