Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Louisiana

The New Orleans area is home to thirty-two schools of higher education, including one within twenty-five miles of New Orleans where you can get a degree as a physical therapy assistant. Physical therapy assistants assist physical therapists in providing physical therapy treatments and procedures. The Physical Therapist Assistant provides physical therapy treatment and patient care according to hospital, state, professional and federal regulations and guidelines.

There are four(4) universities which has physical therapy assistant education in Louisiana.
These schools offer Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assistant and Physical Therapist Assistant Associate Degree.


 

Bossier Parish Community College

Campus Location: Bossier City, LA
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Division of Science, Nursing, and Allied Health
Bossier Parish Community College
6220 East Texas Street
Bossier City, LA 71111-6922
Phone: 318-678-6110 / 318-678-6080
Website: http://www.bpcc.edu/pta/index.html
Email: lbryant@bpcc.edu (Laura Bryant, PT, MEd )
Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assistant

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

 

Delgado Community College

Campus Location: New Orleans, LA
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Division of Allied Health
Delgado Community College
615 City Park Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70119-4399
Phone: 504-671-6240
Website: http://www.dcc.edu/campus/cp/ahealth/physical_thera/
Email: swelsh@dcc.edu (Program Director: Susan M Welsh, PT, PhD)
Degree Type: Physical Therapist Assistant, Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.)

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

 

Louisiana College

Campus Location: Pineville, LA
School Type: Private

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Division of Allied Health
Louisiana College
1140 College Drive, Box 531
Pineville, LA 71359
Phone: (318) 487-7162
Website: http://lacollege.edu/academics/programs/physical-therapist-assistant
Email: stallings@lacollege.edu (Amy J Stallings, PT, MPT)
Degree Type: Physical Therapist Assistant Associate Degree

 

Our Lady of the Lake College

Campus Location: Baton Rouge, LA
School Type: Private

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
School of Arts, Sciences and Health Professions
Our Lady of the Lake College
7443 Picardy
Baton Rouge, LA 70808-7212
Phone: 225-768-1700
Website: http://www.ololcollege-edu.org/content/admissions-academic-programs-Physical-Therapist-Assisting
Email: lgeheber@ololcollege.edu (Program Director: Leah Geheber, PT, BS)
Degree Type: Associate of Science Degree in Physical Therapist Assisting

Program Features:
- Program culminates in AA or AS degree
- Program is offered in full-time day format

 
 
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