YOUR CAREER AS A PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT
Earn an associate degree and start earning real money while treating athletes and others who can benefit from your care and in-demand expertise.
PROJECTED JOB GROWTH
WHAT DO PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANTS DO?
Observe patients before, during and after therapy, noting the patient’s status and reporting it to a physical therapist
Help patients do specific exercises as part of the plan of care
Treat patients using a variety of techniques, such as massage and stretching
Use devices and equipment, such as walkers, to help patients
Educate patients and family members about what to do after treatment