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.