Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Michigan

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Therapy Aides assist physical therapists in conducting medically prescribed treatment programs for patients. There are eleven(11) schools located in Michigan, they offer Associate of Applied Science, Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assistant, and Associate in Applied Science Degree. These schools are mostly in public school type.


 

Baker College of Allen Park

Campus Location: Allen Park, MI
School Type: Private

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Baker College of Allen Park
4500 Enterprise Drive
Allen Park, MI 48101-3033
Phone: (313) 425-3759
Website: http://www.baker.edu/programs/detail/physical-therapist-assistant/
Email: sherry.saggers@baker.edu (Program Chair – Sherry Saggers, AAS, AS, BA, MA)
Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)

 

Baker College of Flint

Campus Location: Flint, MI
School Type: Private

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Baker College of Flint
1050 West Bristol Road
Flint, MI 48507-5516
Phone: (810) 766-4193
Website: http://www.baker.edu/departments/healthsci/flint/fl_pt_asst.cfm
Email: kevin.eikey@baker.edu (Program Director – Kevin Eikey, MBA, DPT, PT)
Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science

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

 

Baker College of Muskegon

Campus Location: Muskegon, MI
School Type: Private

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Baker College of Muskegon
1903 Marquette Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49442-1453
Phone: (231) 777-8800
Website: http://www.baker.edu/programs/detail/physical-therapist-assistant/
Email: pete.schaub@baker.edu (Program Director – Peter A Schaub, PT, MS)
Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assistant

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

 

Delta College

Campus Location: Bay City, MI
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Delta College
Health and Wellness Division
6263 Mackinaw Road, P-172
Bay City, MI 48710-0001
Phone: (989) 686-9478
Website: http://www.delta.edu/health/physical-therapist-assistant.aspx
Email: amspitz@delta.edu (Program Coordinator – Mike Spitz, PTA, MSA, CSCS)
Degree Type: Associate in Applied Science Degree for Physical Therapist Assistant

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

 

Finlandia University

Campus Location: Hancock, MI
School Type: Private

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Finlandia University
College of Health Sciences
601 Quincy Street
Hancock, MI 49930-1832
Phone: (906) 487-7308
Website: http://www.finlandia.edu/physical-therapist-assistant.html
Email: PTA@finlandia.edu
Degree Type: Associate in Applied Science Degree

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

 

Henry Ford Community College

Campus Location: Dearborn, MI
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Henry Ford Community College
Health Careers Division
5101 Evergreen Road
Dearborn, MI 48128-2407
Phone: 313-317-6575
Website: https://my.hfcc.edu/site_manager/catalog_manager/programs/view_program.asp?id=4164&view=s&showprinticon=y
Email: cscheuer@hfcc.edu (Program Director – Cynthia Scheuer, PT, MS)
Degree Type: Associate in Applied Science

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

 

Kellogg Community College

Campus Location: Battle Creek, MI
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Kellogg Community College
450 North Avenue
Battle Creek, MI 49017-3306
Phone: 269.965.3931 ext 2270
Website: http://www.kellogg.edu/alliedhealth/pta/
Email: robertsj@kellogg.edu (Program Coordinator – Julie A Roberts, MSPT)
Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science

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

 

Macomb Community College

Campus Location: Clinton Township, MI
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Macomb Community College
Health and Public Services
44575 Garfield Road
Clinton Township, MI 48038-1139
Phone: (586) 286-2074
Website: http://www.macomb.edu/Future+Students/Educational+Offerings/Areas+of+Study/Physical+Therapist+Assistant/
Email: plisnerc@macomb.edu (Program Coordinator – Carol G. Plisner, PT, MA)
Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science

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

 

Mid Michigan Community College

Campus Location: Mt Pleasant, MI
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Mid Michigan Community College
Doan Center
2600 S Summerton
Mt Pleasant, MI 48858
Phone: 989-317-4609
Website: http://www.midmich.edu/?gid=2&sid=171&pid=1525
Email: pta@midmich.edu
Degree Type: Associate in Applied Science degree for Physical Therapist Assistant

 

Mott Community College

Campus Location: Fenton, MI
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Health Sciences Division
Mott Community College
Southern Lakes Branch
Center – Fenton (SLBC)
2100 W. Thompson Rd.
Fenton, MI 48430-9798
Phone: 810-762-5021
Website: http://www.mcc.edu/slbc/sbc_pta.shtml
Email: diane.temblay@mcc.edu
Degree Type: Associate in Applied Science

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

 

Washtenaw Community College

Campus Location: Ann Arbor, MI
School Type: Public

Address: Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Allied Health Department
Washtenaw Community College
Occupational Education Building, Room 102
4800 East Huron River Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-4939
Phone: (734) 477-891
Website: http://www4.wccnet.edu/academicinfo/creditofferings/programs/degree.php?code=APPTA
Email: pshill@wccnet.edu (Program Director – Patricia R Hill, PT, MA)
Degree Type: Physical Therapist Assistant Associate in Applied Science Degree (APPTA)

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

 
 
Information about Michigan:

While Michigan ranks first among the states in production of motor vehicles and parts, it is also a leader in many other manufacturing and processing lines, including prepared cereals, machine tools, airplane parts, refrigerators, hardware, and furniture. Michigan name is based on Chippewa Indian word “meicigama” meaning “great water” and refers to the Great Lakes.