Physical Therapist Assistant

San Diego, CA


Physical therapists help people recover from serious injuries and illnesses, and at Concorde we can help you get the training you need to become one in less than two years. Our PTA programs give you the chance to learn from industry-experienced instructors while practicing your skills hands-on.

Achieve your dreams

At Concorde, we’ll make sure you get the support you need as you work toward your career. We can help you become a confident professional who’s ready to step into your new role and make an impact on Day 1.

What you can learn

Coursework immerses you in the techniques and theory of physical therapy. During the program, you can learn how to:

  • Observe and report on patient status and progress
  • Help patients perform prescribed exercises
  • Use health care equipment to aid patient recovery
  • Educate patients and family members about treatment
  • Assist physical therapists with daily administrative and patient care tasks

Career outlook*

Physical therapist assistant jobs are projected to increase at a rate of 30 percent, which means this career field has a bright outlook moving toward the future. Find out more about what a career in physical therapy looks like.
*Source: 2016-2026

Financial aid

At Concorde, we think that education should help you get ahead in your career, not set you back, which is why we work hard to help you gain access to financial aid and scholarship opportunities for which you might qualify.

Join our family

If you’ve been searching for physical therapy assistant schools in San Diego, look no further than Concorde. To learn more, request information, or call Concorde Career College at 1-800-693-7010.

Opportunity awaits.

Hours of operation

Monday: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Sunday: Closed


The Physical Therapist Assistant program at Concorde Career College – San Diego is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone 703-706-3245; email:; website:

Do you have an Associate's degree in health care field, which is a pre-requisite for this program?