Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Assistant Schools


With 16 schools offering PTA programs in Pennsylvania, there are plenty of options to find one that fits your needs. All 16 PTA programs are accredited by the CAPTE.

There are a number of closely related programs, such as Central Penn's Associate in Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program that tends to be a popular choice.

California University of Pennsylvania also offers a B.S. in Sport Management Studies - many folks interested in physical therapy are also interested in wellness and fitness programs. You might consider reaching out to schools with these alternative options to see if they offer what you are looking for.

If you are looking for a rewarding career where you can help all types of people in the healing process, physical therapy assisting might be the career for you! Below are listings of all the schools we could find that offer physical therapy assisting (or related) programs. Simply browse the listings and click on one of the buttons to get more information about the specific program to see if it's right for you.

Salary Comparison for PTAs in Pennsylvania

Below is a comparison from CareerOneStop.org, US Department of Labor, comparing salaries at high, median, and lower salary levels of physical therapy assistants in Pennsylvania to the rest of the country.

Source: CareerOneStop.org, US Department of Labor

All Accredited Schools in Pennsylvania with PTA Degrees

Baptist Bible College & Seminary of Pennsylvania

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited ClarksSummit | Pennsylvania

Butler County Community College

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited Butler | Pennsylvania

California University of Pennsylvania

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant - Associate in Applied Science Degree Program | CAPTE Accredited California | Pennsylvania

Central Penn College

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant Associate Degree | CAPTE Accredited Summerdale | Pennsylvania

Community College of Allegheny County

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited Pittsburgh | Pennsylvania

Harcum College

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited BrynMawr | Pennsylvania

Lackawanna College

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited Scranton | Pennsylvania

Lehigh Carbon Community College

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited Schnecksville | Pennsylvania

Mercyhurst University-North East Campus

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited NorthEast | Pennsylvania

Mount Aloysius College

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited Cresson | Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited DuBois | Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited LemontFurnace | Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited Hazleton | Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Mont Alto

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited MontAlto | Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited Sharon | Pennsylvania

University of Pittsburgh-Titusville

PTA Program: Physical Therapist Assistant | CAPTE Accredited Titusville | Pennsylvania