Academic Programs

Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)

Associate of Applied Science Degree

Entrance Requirements

All students must submit the following items for application to the program to be considered:

  • A copy of a Final Official High School, GED or HSED transcript with date of graduation. For applicants currently in high school, please present a current high school transcript and then later submit the Final Official High School Transcript with the date of graduation.
  • Official college transcripts of previously attended institutions.
  • ACT Scores (if completed) listed on HS Transcript or other official documentation.

All students must meet the following criteria for admission/acceptance into the PTA program:

  • Verification of high school, GED or HSED graduation

All students must meet one of the following criteria for admission/acceptance into the PTA program:

Criteria 1 for Acceptance

  • Submitted documentation of composite ACT score of at least 22 or higher.

OR Criteria 2 for Acceptance

  • ALEKS score of 30 or higher or Math ACT 22

OR Criteria 3 for Acceptance

  • Associate’s Degree or higher degree.

OR Criteria 4 for Acceptance

  • Anatomy and Physiology I and II with B- or higher AND
  • Intermediate Algebra or Math equivalent with C or higher
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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400