Physical Therapist Assistant

Update 6/25/20
Reopening guidance for the Physical Therapist Assistant program in-person safety guidelines
Students enrolled in laboratory courses for the Physical Therapist Assistant program will return to campus for Fall 2020 which begins August 24, 2020.

Students enrolled in a clinical class will report to their assigned clinical facility as allowed. 

Guidelines will be distributed to students by the program faculty prior to classes starting in August. All lecture components of the program will remain online through the Fall 2020 term.

Physical therapist assistants are skilled healthcare workers who carry out patient treatment programs under the direction of the physical therapist. Duties of the assistant include: the application of various physical agents (ice, heat, ultrasound and electrical stimulation), massage, gait training and therapeutic exercise to relieve pain and restore function.

All physical therapist assistant application packets should be submitted to room A-303 on the Altamonte Springs Campus. For more information, email or call 407.404.6051.

Important Info...

Seminole State College's Physical Therapist Assistant Program is a five-semester, limited-access, lock-step program, which is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), American Physical Therapy Association

Graduates of this program:

Physical therapist assistants are in demand in Florida.

Additional Information

Contact

Seminole State College
Healthcare Programs
850 South SR 434
Altamonte Springs FL, 32714

407.404.6196
Fax: 407.404.6207
Office: ALT-303
Campus: Altamonte Springs