In order to qualify as a Physical Therapy Assistant in Texas you must have graduated from an accredited Physical Therapy Assistants Program.
An accredited PTA Program is one which has been approved by CAPTE for both the quality of the training, the quality of the examinations and the quality of the graduates.
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Accredited PTA Schools in Texas
Listed below are the top Accredited Physical Therapist Assistant Schools in Texas.
Click on each school and enter your details to receive information on their PTA programs and admissions data.
|Amarillo College||Amarillo, TX|
|Austin Community College||Austin, TX|
|Blinn College||Bryan, TX|
|Brightwood College||Dallas, TX|
|Community College of the Air Force||Houston, TX|
|Concorde Career College||Dallas, TX|
|Concorde Career College||San Antonio, TX|
|Del Mar College||Corpus Christi, TX|
|El Paso Community College||El Paso, TX|
|Houston Community College System||Houston, TX|
|Kilgore College||Kilgore, TX|
|Laredo College||Laredo, TX|
|Lone Star College - Montgomery||Conroe, TX|
|McLennan Community College||Waco, TX|
|Northeast Texas Community College||Mount Pleasant, TX|
|Odessa College||Odessa, TX|
|Pima Medical Institute - Houston Campus||Houston, TX|
|San Jacinto College South||Houston, TX|
|South Plains College||Levelland, TX|
|South Texas College||McAllen, TX|
|South University - Austin||Round Rock, TX|
|St Philip's College||San Antonio, TX|
|Tarrant County College||Fort Worth, TX|
|The Victoria College||Victoria, TX|
|Weatherford College||Weatherford, TX|
|Western Technical College||El Paso, TX|
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Selecting a Physical Therapy Assistant Program
Take the first step and request information from Schools in your preferred area. Simply enter your preferences and contact information in the search box to the right or select from the Schools and programs presented above to receive program and admissions information. It’s fast and easy!Important points to consider when selecting a PTA School include;
- Is the School or University fully accredited?
- How long does the program last?
- How much of the course will be classroom based, lab based and field based and how does this fit with your expectations?
- What level of study does the School offer – certificate, diploma, degree etc and how does this fit with your education and career goals?
- Does the School have good lab facilities and other resources to support your studies?
- What percentage of graduates are successful in securing their PTA license?
- Does the School offer any financial assistance?
Top PTA and Related Programs Near You in Texas
Listed below are some of the top schools nearest to you offering Physical Therapy Assistant programs or closely related courses. Click on the green ‘Get Admissions Info’ button to receive more information.
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Texas PTA License Requirements
Once you have graduated from an accredited program it is required by Texas law that you obtain a license to work as a Physical Therapist Assistant in the State.See more information on becoming a PTA.The Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners regulates the licensing of Physical Therapist Assistants in Texas. You can contact the Board directly using the contact details below:
Address: 333 Guadalupe, Suite 2-510, Austin, TX 78701-3942
Phone: (512) 305-6900
Watch the video below for more information on becoming a PTA in Texas:
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