Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Kansas

Physical therapy assistants instruct, motivate, safeguard and assist patients as they practice exercises and functional efforts. It is important for physical therapy assistants to observe patients during treatments to compile and evaluate data on their responses and progress. Physical therapy assistants sometimes are asked to clean work areas and check apparatus after treatment.

Kansas has four(4) universities which offer physical therapy assistant education. This schools offer Associate of Applied Science: Physical Therapist Assistant and Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S). The program accepts credit for military experience and Associate in Applied Science (AAS).


 

Colby Community College

Campus Location: Colby, KS
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Colby Community College
1255 South Range Avenue
Colby, Kansas 67701-4007
Phone: 785-460-5445
Website: http://www.colbycc.edu/physical-therapist-assistant
Email: pat.erickson@colbycc.edu
Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science: Physical Therapist Assistant

Program Features:
- Program culminates in AAS degree
- Program is offered in full-time day format

 

Hutchinson Community College

Campus Location: Hutchinson, KS
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Allied Health Department
Hutchinson Community College
815 North Walnut Street
Davis Hall – Rm. 16
Hutchinson, KS 67501
Phone: (620)665-3396
Website: http://www.hutchcc.edu/pta
Email: booet@hutchcc.edu
Degree Type: Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S)

Program Features:
- The program accepts credit for military experience
- Program culminates in AAS degree
- Program is offered in full-time day format

 

Kansas City Kansas Community College

Campus Location: Kansas City, KS
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Division of Allied Health and Nursing
Kansas City Kansas Community College
PO Box 12951
7250 State Avenue
Kansas City, KS 66112-2951
Phone: 913-299-9390
Website: http://www.kckcc.edu/academics/catalog/programsDegrees/physicalTherapistAssistantAAS.aspx
Email: tbohm@kckcc.edu
Degree Type: Physical Therapist Assistant, Associate in Applied Science (AAS)

Program Features:
- Program has multiple admission dates
- Program culminates in AAS degree
- Program is offered in full-time day format

 

Washburn University of Topeka

Campus Location: Topeka, KS
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Department of Allied Health
Washburn University of Topeka
1700 SW College Avenue
Topeka, KS 66621-0001
Phone: (785) 670-2170
Fax: (785) 670-1027
Website: http://www.washburn.edu/main/sas/allied-health/physical-therapist-assistant/
Email: allied-health@washburn.edu
Degree Type: Associate of Science (AS)

Program Features:
- Program culminates in AAS degree
- Program is offered in full-time day format

 
 
Information about Kansas:

The topography of the land is Hilly Osage plains in the east; central region level prairie and hills; high plains in the west. The name is from the Sioux Indian for “south wind people”. Several Kansas state government agencies provide resources and fun pages online for children.