Physical Therapist Assisting Technology

Physical Therapist Assisting Technology, Associate of Applied Science

BIO-2331Anatomy and Physiology I4
MA-1020Medical Terminology I3
PTAT-1000Introduction to Physical Therapy Patient Care1
MATH-1410Elementary Probability and Statistics I 13
Select one of the following:3
Honors College Composition I
College Composition I
BIO-2341Anatomy and Physiology II4
PTAT-1100Introduction to Physical Therapist Assisting2
PTAT-1300Functional Anatomy4
PTAT-1312Fundamentals of Physical Therapy3
PTAT-1320Introduction to Therapeutic Exercise2
PTAT-1401Clinical Pathophysiology2
PTAT-1411Physical Therapy Procedures3
PTAT-1420Therapeutic Exercise3
PTAT-1440Psychosocial Issues in Physical Therapy2
Select one of the following:3
College Composition II
Honors College Composition II
Select one of the following:3
General Psychology
Honors General Psychology
PTAT-1940Field Experience I1
HTEC-1120Critical Thinking in Healthcare1
HTEC-1610Introduction to Pharmacology2
PTAT-2200Physical Therapy in Acute Care Setting2
PTAT-2301Long Term Physical Therapy Rehabilitation Procedures4
PTAT-2310Pediatric Physical Therapy2
PTAT-2330Geriatric Physical Therapy2
PTAT-2840Clinical Practicum I 22
PTAT-2850Clinical Practicum II 22
PTAT-2971Practicum Seminar2

MATH-1240 will be accepted to meet the Math requirement for the Physical Therapist Assisting Program for students admitted to the program through Fall 2025.  Students seeking admission to the program in Fall 2026 and later will be required to complete MATH-1410 as a prerequisite course.


Full-time placement at an off-campus clinical site for five consecutive weeks.


Full-time placement at an off-campus clinical site for six consecutive weeks.

MATH-1140, MATH-1141, MATH-1200, MATH-1270, and MATH-1280 can no longer count towards fulfilling the college-level mathematics requirement.  These courses were re-classified as developmental mathematics by the state of Ohio in 2016.  Tri-C established a 5-year transitioning window for students who had completed these courses prior to 2016 to apply them towards meeting graduation requirements, which expired in Summer 2021. It is highly recommended to see a counselor to determine the appropriate math required for your current major.