Your PTA Career Starts With Our Pre-PTA Program

Accelerated, Affordable Pre-PTA Program at Hodges University

Physical Therapy Assistants in class

Associate in Arts: Pre-PTA Track

Hodges University's Associate in Arts: Pre-PTA Track is the perfect first step for any student who wants to start their career as a Physical Therapist Assistant. In this program you will learn the prerequisite knowledge required to work in a healthcare profession, with an emphasis on physical therapy. After finishing this program you will be ready to earn your AS in PTA in as little as one year - take the first step in your dream to become a physical therapist assistant.

Why Choose Hodges U for Pre-PTA?

  • Be prepared to earn your PTA degree
  • Earn your degree fast with our accelerated programs
  • Take classes your way: online or in person
Hodges University PTA students in class

What Will I Learn?

Our pre-PTA program will allow you to complete the required prerequisite courses for our Associate's of Science in Phyiscal Therapist Assistant degree. You can be confident that you will have the knowledge and skills you need to succeed as a PTA student. As a pre-PTA student your classes will include:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy
  • Physiology

Why Pursue a Career as a PTA?

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Is There Demand for PTAs?

  • The number of PTAs is projected to grow 24% over the next 10 years according to the BLS
  • The number of people employed as PTAs in the US is expected to increase by 33,900 in the next 10 years - one of the fastest growing fields in the country!
Hodges University PTA students in class

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