Program Benefits

Benefits of MWCC’s PTA program

  • PTA classroomAccredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
  • Prepares students for licensure
  • High licensure pass rate, 95 percent of MWCC students passed for the last three years
  • Dedicated and experienced faculty
  • A hands-on program; MWCC’s program is affiliated with over 75 clinical sites
  • High career placement rate, 100 percent of 2010 graduates are working in the field

Benefits of a career as a physical therapist assistant

  • A career helping people and improving quality of life
  • Options to work with people of all ages and in many different ways
  • Career options ranging from sports medicine to geriatrics, helping accident victims to those with chronic illnesses or sports or work injuries
  • Good salaries
  • Ability to start a career in the healthcare field, requiring only two years of training instead of four or more