Options for a PTA degree in the state of Maine are pretty limited, with only one community college in the state that is accredited by the CAPTE.

If you live in Fairfield (or near it), you can consider Kennebec Valley Community College.

If you are further away, consider an alternative online program. Many students are now studying online during their own time and making their own study hours.

Considering the growing healthcare vertical, it may be a good idea to find a related program, such as nutrition science or occupational therapy/fitness training, to study.

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 Maine

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 Maine to the rest of the country.

Source: CareerOneStop.org, US Department of Labor