Minnesota is home to 4 CAPTE accredited PTA programs, but also has a number of choices when it comes to related programs.
There are a number of schools offering degrees in related fields, such as health fitness specialties, or nutrition science.
Both degree options are easily translatable to a healthcare career.
You may also consider online programs to help get you into the healthcare field.
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 Minnesota
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 Minnesota to the rest of the country.