Physical Therapist Assistant Curriculum

Physical Therapist Assistant

Associate of Applied Science

Credits Required for Graduation: 70.00

Spring 2015 Curriculum

The following list is not the official course list for this program. It is intended to give students an idea of what coursework will be required. For a full list, use the MyWestern Degree Requirements Search Page

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Catalog #CourseCredits
Physical Therapist Assistant General St
10801195.05Written Communication3.000
10806177.07General Anatomy and Physiology (A & P)4.000
Physical Therapist Assistant Technical S
10524138.09Physical Therapist Assistant Kinesiology 13.000
10524139.14Physical Therapist Assistant Patient Interventions4.000
10524140.09Physical Therapist Assistant Professional Issues 12.000
Catalog #CourseCredits
Physical Therapist Assistant General St
10809198.07Introduction to Psychology3.000
10801197.02Technical Reporting3.000
Physical Therapist Assistant Technical S
10524141.09Physical Therapist Assistant Kinesiology 24.000
10524142.14Physical Therapist Assistant Therapeutic Exercise3.000
10524143.09Physical Therapist Assistant Therapeutic Modalities4.000
Catalog #CourseCredits
Physical Therapist Assistant General St
10801198.14Speech3.000
10809196.08Introduction to Sociology3.000
10809188.08Developmental Psychology3.000
Catalog #CourseCredits
Physical Therapist Assistant Technical S
10524144.09Physical Therapist Assistant Principles of Neuromuscular Rehabilitation4.000
10524145.09Physical Therapist Assistant Principles of Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation4.000
10524146.14Physical Therapist Assistant Management of Cardiopulmonary and Integumentary Conditions3.000
10524147.09Physical Therapist Assistant Clinical Practice 12.000
Catalog #CourseCredits
Physical Therapist Assistant Technical S
10524148.09Physical Therapist Assistant Clinical Practice 23.000
10524149.09Physical Therapist Assistant Rehabilitation Across the Lifespan2.000
10524150.09Physical Therapist Assistant Professional Issues 22.000
10524151.09Physical Therapist Assistant Clinical Practice 35.000
Approved Alternates
Catalog #CourseCredits
Physical Therapist Assistant General St
20801201.09English 1 (200 Level Course)3.000
20809203.09Introduction to Sociology (200 Level Course)3.000
20809231.09Introduction to Psychology (200 Level Course)3.000
20810201.09Fundamentals of Speech (200 Level Course)3.000