Clarksville Physical Therapist Assistant

Physical Therapist Assistant program in Clarksville

Daymar College offers a Physical Therapist Assistant program at our Clarksville, Tenn., campus, which is located in Montgomery County. If you're asking, "What is physical therapy?" we have the answers.

As a physical therapist assistant, you can provide assistance to physical therapists, including teaching exercises for increased mobility, improving patients’ strength and coordination, performing massage techniques, and helping patients regain mobility and independence.

Daymar College graduates with an Associate degree in our Physical Therapist Assistant program at the Clarksville, TN campus can pursue careers in settings such as:

  • Hospitals
  • Private practices
  • Outpatient clinics
  • Home health settings
  • Nursing homes
  • Schools
  • Sports facilities

As a physical therapist assistant, you can make positive differences in the quality of people's lives as well as making a positive difference in your own life. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Occupational Outlook Handbook, physical therapy assistant positions are expected to increase by 45% through 2020, adding 51,100 jobs to the market. Also, upon graduation you can be eligible to apply for membership in the Tennessee Physical Therapy Association, in which you can keep current with the field, spend time with other like-minded individuals and even learn about potential job opportunities.

If you are interested in PTA school in the Clarksville area, contact Daymar College to learn more about our Physical Therapy Assistant program and how you can enroll today. We look forward to hearing from you.

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The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Daymar College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org

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