Information for Clinical Instructors

Component Completion Times

Pre- PTA Component, 1 Year: The number of semesters required to complete the pre-PTA component depends upon several factors including the need for remedial coursework and the number of credit hours taken per semester.

Clinical Component, 13 Months: The clinical component of the PTA program is only offered in a full-time format. The program begins in July and ends the following August. Students must be available for class every weekday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with occasional evening and weekend hours additionally required.


HMAN: (Click then scroll down to “Humanities” for list of acceptable courses)

PSYC: Any course with a PSYC prefix may satisfy this requirement, however it is recommended that students select from the following courses: PSYC 201, PSYC 202, PSYC 220 or PSYC 225.