A: Refer to the "Prerequisites" tab above.
Physical Therapy Aide
This program prepares students to help make physical therapy sessions productive, under the direct supervision of a physical therapist or assistant. They learn how to keep the treatment area clean and organized, secure patients to therapy equipment , assist with therapeutic exercises, treat patients using heat and cold modalities and transport patient to select areas of the facility. Other duties that may be performed are clerical tasks such as answering phones, scheduling patients and stocking and ordering supplies.
- Who can attend?
- Class Times
- Credentials Available
|Health Science Core|
|Anatomy and Physiology ★|
|Essentials of Physical Therapy|
|Therapeutic Rehabilitation for the Physical Therapy Aide|
|Physical Therapy Aide Mentorship|
|Total Class Hours: 525|
|★ Course may be available for academic and/or Oklahoma’s Promise credit.|
- Completion & Positive Placement Rate
- Potential Occupations
- Potential Wages
- Career Profile
A: Yes. All students and staff must wear an MNTC badge while on campus. Pictures for badges are taken during the registration process.
A: Refer to the "expenses" tab above.
A: This long-term program is not available in the evening. You might consider one of our short-term health classes or programs!
A: For this program, you will need to speak with an MNTC Career Advisor. Set up your free career advisement today!
A: Refer to the "Potential Occupations" tab above.
A: Refer to the "Credentials Available" tab above.
A: Refer to the "cost" tab above.
A: Refer to the "potential occupations" tab above.
A: Testing information is available during your meeting with an MNTC Career Advisor.
A: Refer to the "class times" tab above.
A: Refer to the "Who can attend?" tab above.
A: While most of our career programs are open to adult and high school students, this program is designed with career and college exploration for high school students in mind.
A: Yes! Our Career and College Connection team coordinate career and college fairs on campus throughout the year. They also help with resumes, interviews, employment opportunities, etc. Additionally, internships are may be available to eligible students.