Industry certification, Associate's degree, Employment, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours
Instructional Program (CIP)
Health Professions and Related Clinical Services
SouthArk’s Physical Therapist Assistant program combines a strong general education core with theoretical and applied learning experiences required for PTA education. The PTA Program is a 1 + 1 format. Students must successfully complete 32 semester hours of pre-requisite courses prior to application to the PTA Program.
AAS - ADHE Degree Code 0750
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
300 SOUTH WEST AVENUE, EL DORADO, Arkansas
5040 - Southwest
Name of Credential
Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assistant
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Pell, state grant, institutional and private scholarship
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$220.00 Licensure Testing Fee
$7,178.00 This total is based on the in-state tuition rate and does not include mandatory fees.
$3,301.00 Mandatory Fees = $3006 Course Fees = $295
$12,728.00 This total is based on the out-of-state tuition rate and does not include mandatory fees.
Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost