Physical Therapist Assistant

The Physical Therapist Assistant program prepares graduates for entry-level employment as a physical therapist assistant under the direction of a physical therapist. Students are trained to administer physical therapy treatments to individuals who have lost functional abilities due to illness, injury, or disease.

Physical Therapy

Program Info

The Physical Therapist Assistant Associate of Applied Science degree at Brown Mackie College — South Bend is no longer accepting new students. Currently enrolled students can find out more about program accreditation below.

The Physical Therapist Assistant program at Brown Mackie College – South Bend is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email:; website:
Graduation Rate:
2011: 63.8%
2012: 47.2%
2013: 86.2%

Licensure Pass Rate:
2011: 93.3%
2012: 87.5%
2013: 93.33%

Employment rate within six months of passing the licensure exam:
2011: 100%
2012: 96%
2013: 100%.

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