Physical Therapy services to patients by assisting in the assessment, treatment, program planning and implementation, related documentation and communication. Physical therapist assistants are skilled health care providers who are graduates of a physical therapist assistant associate degree program accredited by an agency recognized by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education or Council on Postsecondary Accreditation, who assists the physical therapist in providing physical therapy.
Rhode Island has two schools which offer physical therapy assistant education, namely Community College of Rhode Island and New England Institute of Technology. These schools offer Associate in Applied Science and features ulminates in AAS degree and accepts credit for military experience.
Community College of Rhode Island
Campus Location: Newport, RI
School Type: Public
Address: Community College of Rhode Island
Newport County Campus
One John H Chafee Boulevard
Newport, RI 02840-1096
Phone: (401) 851-1672
Degree Type: Associate in Applied Science
- The program accepts credit for military experience
- Program culminates in AAS degree
- Program is offered in full-time day format
New England Institute of Technology
Campus Location: Warwick, RI
School Type: Private
Address: New England Institute of Technology
2500 Post Road
Warwick, RI 02886-6226
Phone: (401) 739-5000 ext. 3257
Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science
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