Degree Options

Dual Degree - Associate & Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant

The Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) dual degree option allows students to earn both their Associate and Bachelor’s degrees in PTA consecutively. By earning both your Associate’s and Bachelor’s degrees, you can advance your skills in physical therapy and increase your marketability within the field. 

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Dual Degree Option - Community Health

Clarkson College offers dual degree options for students enrolled in the Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) program. These options are offered to students interested in pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in an alternative area to increase job marketability and salary earning potential in the PTA field. If completing simultaneously, students can earn both their Associate’s degree in PTA and selected Bachelor’s degree in as few as three years.

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Dual Degree Option - Health Care Business

Clarkson College offers two dual degree options for students enrolled in the Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) program. These options are offered to students interested in pursuing a Bachelor's degree in an alternative area to increase job marketability and salary earning potential in the PTA field. If completing simultaneously, students can earn both their Associate's degree in PTA and selected Bachelor's degree in as few as three years.

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Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant

The Bachelor of Science in PTA degree is designed for licensed PTAs seeking educational and career advancement. Advanced coursework in pharmacology, orthopedic, neurological and multisystem care prepares you to offer comprehensive care within the field. Online coursework with on-campus experiences will prepare you to practice advanced skills with hands-on learning to expand your practice.

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Associate of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant

The Associates degree in Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) option prepares you to become a compassionate PTA who will provide safe, ethical and effective rehabilitation services to a variety of patients. Classroom-based learning and clinical rotations offer the background and skills to prepare for a professional career.

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