Despite only have 3 PTA schools accredited by the CAPTE, New Mexico has options that are in highly populated areas, especially Albuquerque.

Pima Medical Institute, Brown Mackie College, and Carrington College, all with Albuquerque locations, offer PTA programs with fairly flexible scheduling.

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 New Mexico

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

Source:, US Department of Labor