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Physical Therapist

Associate Degree Programs

The STCC Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) program prepares men and women for employment as physical therapist assistants (PTAs). The graduate PTA is a technical health care provider who works under the supervision of a physical therapist. The PTA performs movement-related activities and therapeutic techniques for patients with burns, amputations, spinal cord injuries, and cardiac, neurologic and orthopedic injuries.