Physical Therapist Assistant


PTA Program Curriculum


Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Curriculum at Baltimore City Community College
Prerequisites

PRE 100

Preparation for Academic Achievement

1

BI0 107 or

Anatomy and Physiology

4

BIO 111 & 112

Anatomy and Physiology I & II

4 + 4

ENG 101

English Writing

3

MAT 107

Modern Elementary Statistics 3

or MAT 128 Precalculus I: College Algebra

3

4

PSY 101

Introductory Psychology

3

Total

14-19


1st Semester

PTT 112

Introduction to Physical Therapist Assisting

2

PTT 120

Physical Therapist Assisting Procedures I

5

SOC 101

Introduction to Sociology

3

SP 101

Fundamentals of Speech Communication

3

HLF

Health and Life Fitness Elective

1

Total

14



2nd Semester

PTT 140

Medical Lectures

4

PTT 150

Physical Therapist Assisting Procedures II

5

PSY 104

Developmental Psychology

3

HLF

Health and Life Fitness Elective

1

Total

13


Summer Session I

PTT 215

Pediatric/Adult Rehabilitation

2


3rd Semester

PTT 240

Physical Therapist Assisting Procedures III

5

PTT 260

Clinical Education I

3

Total

8


4th Semester

PTT 210

Physical Therapist Assisting Seminar

2

PTT 250

Physical Therapist Assisting Procedures IV

4

PTT 213

Clinical Education II (5 weeks-full time)

4

PTT 214

Clinical Education III (6 weeks full-time)

4

Total

14


PTT courses must be taken in the semester designated and in sequence.
It is highly recommended to complete all non-PTT courses prior to 1st semester.
All courses listed above are required for graduation.
Completion Computer Literacy, via a course or an exemption test is also a college requirement for graduation.


Revised 08/12/14