Physical Therapist Assistant
Welcome to the Physical Therapist Assistant Department
Due to Legislative mandates, program changes have been made effective for Fall 2015. Please review each page carefully to the left. Contact Health Sciences at 512-223-5700 if you have any questions.

The Physical Therapist Assistant is an important member of the dynamic profession of physical therapy. Physical therapist assistants work under the direction and supervision of the Physical Therapist to rehabilitate people from injury or disease by improving mobility, relieving pain, and preventing further injury. The Physical Therapist Assistant participates as a member of the healthcare team to make it possible for patients to participate in life to its fullest.


The program received re-accreditation in April 2009.

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Department Announcements
To apply to the Radiology program, please upload your application documents to Certified Profile with code UL81im.
Posted: 10/02/2015 4:16 pm

All students wanting to apply to a Health Science Program should start their application by uploading their immunization record to Certified Profile. Use Package Code UL64im. Immunizations and other documentation will be required prior to applications being accepted at the Eastview and Round Rock Campuses. For assistance with this new process, please call Health Sciences at 512-223-5700.
Posted: 09/23/2015 5:39 pm

Due to Legislative mandates, program changes were made and have been posted for Fall 2015.
Posted: 04/29/2015 11:41 am