Physical Therapist Assistant
Kansas City, MO
EARN YOUR DEGREE IN AS FEW AS 20 MONTHS
As a physical therapist assistant, you help people recover from serious injuries and illnesses by helping them regain physical movement and manage pain. If you’ve ever had a desire to help people for a living, consider our PTA programs, which help you prepare for a career in this rewarding field.
Achieve your dreams
Get ready to make a positive impact on patients’ lives and achieve your dreams of working in a meaningful career. As a student in our physical therapy assistant programs, you can learn the skills that Kansas City area employers look for.
What you can learn
At Concorde, you’ll learn through a mix of hands-on training and online lectures that can help you become confident in your skills. Coursework teaches you 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
Physical therapist assistant jobs are expected to increase by 30 percent from 2016 to 2026, making this a fast-growing field. Find out more about what a career in physical therapy looks like.
*Source: BLS.gov 2016-2026
To help make school more affordable, we’ll do everything we can to help you find financial aid and scholarship opportunities for which you might qualify.
Join our family
If you’ve been searching for a physical therapist assistant school in Kansas City, Missouri, look no further than Concorde. To learn more, request information, or call Concorde Career College at 1-800-693-7010.