PTA - Program (Semesters)
*Program Prerequisites
Subject Code Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
*PTA 1106 Introduction to Physical Therapy 1
*BIO 1121 Human Anatomy and Physiology 3
*PHY 1106 Physics for Technology 3
*HIM 1101 Medical Terminology 2
*ALH 1101 Introduction to Healthcare Delivery 2
Totals     11

Semester 1      
Subject Code Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
BIO 1222 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 3
PTA 1116 Anatomy and Kinesiology 5
ALH 2220 Pathophysiology 3
PTA 1112 Pathology for PTA 3
PTA 1110 Professional Issues I 2
Totals     16

Semester 2      
Subject Code Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
PTA 1129 Therapeutic Exercise 3
PTA 1124 Clinical Procedures 4
PTA 1144 Therapeutic Foundations 3
ENG 1104 English Composition 3
COM 2225
2206
Small Group Communication or 
Interpersonal Communication
3
Totals     16

Semester 3      
Subject Code Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
PTA 2230 Neuromuscular Rehabilitation 4
PTA 2238 Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation 2
PTA 2226 Clinical Procedures II 2
PTA 2211 Clinical Practicum I 3
MAT 1270 Beginning Algebra 3
Totals     14

Semester 4      
Subject Code Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
PTA 1115 Professional Issues II 2
PTA 2234 Practice Management 2
PTA 2212 Clinical Practicum II 3
SOC 1101
1145
Introduction to Sociology or
Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
3
HUM ELECT Any OTM 3
Totals     13

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