Virginia has 6 PTA schools accredited by the CAPTE.

South University has a few locations that Virginia PTA students can commute to to get their Physical Therapy Assistant degree.

You might also consider related degrees, like nutritional science or occupational therapy. These are close related to physical therapy, and can give you similar responsibilities, daily activities, and atmosphere.

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 Virginia

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

Source:, US Department of Labor