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Physical Therapist Assistant Program

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus

PTA Students Welcome to the Physical Therapist Assistant Program!         

The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Montgomery College prepares students for careers in health care as licensed physical therapist assistants (PTA). PTAs provide limited patient care services under the direction and supervision of the licensed physical therapist. PTAs practice in health care settings such as hospitals, clinics, and other settings.

This program is offered only on the Takoma Park/Silver Spring campus in 5 consecutive semesters, though many students will need additional time to complete admissions requirements and pre-requisities. See Health Sciences Admissions Information for more information. The PTA Program includes classes, patient care skills laboratories, and full time clinical internships. Upon successful graduation, the student qualities to take a licensure board exam. 

This website contains important information to assist students with understanding the admissions process, the curriculum, and the profession. This information is also reviewed during information sessions. Carefully review information on Admissions, Accreditation, and all prospective student information. Frequently Asked Questions are included to give you fast answers. 


Physical Therapist Assistant Program 
Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus, Health Science Center, Room 238
7977 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Program Coordinator: Nancy Greenawald, DPT, EdS, MBA
Professor and Program Coordinator
Office: 240-567-5523
Fax: 240-567-5585

Clinical Education Coordinator: Anniet Glenn, MS, PTA
Associate Professor and Clinical Education Coordinator
Office: 240-567-5524
Fax: 240-567-5585

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Montgomery County, MD


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