2022-2023 HCC Catalog & Student Handbook 
    Jul 12, 2024  
2022-2023 HCC Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Physical Therapist Assistant, A.A.S.

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The program is designed to prepare skilled technical health workers to perform various treatment procedures delegated by the physical therapist. The treatment procedures include modalities (i.e., ultrasound, whirlpool, and massage), rehabilitation techniques, and therapeutic exercises. Graduates are employed in acute care hospitals, rehabilitation centers, outpatient clinics, school systems, and home health agencies.

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Program CIP Code: 51.0806

First Year

Second Year

Total Minimum Credits for the AAS Degree: 66

1 A list of electives appears in the Core Curriculum  section of this catalog.

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