Kent State East Liverpool Taking Applications for PTA Program

EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio – The East Liverpool campus of Kent State University is accepting applications for its physical therapist assistant technology program.

The deadline to apply for the associate-level program is April 15. Applications can be submitted HERE.

The accredited programs covers the knowledge and skills needed to become a licensed or certified  physical therapist assistant. PTAs work under the he direction and supervision of a physical therapist. Licensure or certification in most states requires graduation from an accredited program, background clearances and passing the National Physical Therapy Examination.

The curriculum includes lecture, lecture/lab, seminar and practicum courses. Major course content is cumulative and taught across four sequential semesters over two years. The technical study curriculum requires students to be on campus or in the clinic three to five days per week each term.

For more information on the program or for questions on eligibility, contact Kathryn Sutton at 330 382 7405 or ksutton1@kent.edu.

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Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.