Associate's Degree - Traditional Option
The Traditional PTA track is a full-time, 24-month program. Courses are completed year-round, and entry is permitted during the fall semester only.
Associate's Degree - Transfer Option
The Transfer PTA track is a full-time, 16-month program designed for students who have an associate’s degree or who have completed at least 35 credit hours of applicable coursework from an accredited institution. Courses are completed year-round, and entry is permitted during the fall semester only.
The online Bachelor’s degree in PTA is a 46 credit hour program designed for licensed PTAs who are seeking educational and career advancement. Whether enrolled part-time or full-time, courses are completed year-round and require one in-person campus visit per semester. Entry into the program occurs each academic year in the fall.
Dual Degree Option
Clarkson College offers students the opportunity to supplement their Associate’s degree in PTA with a Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Business or Health Care Services. Simultaneous study allows students to earn both degrees in as little as three years.
Dual Degree Overview