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Program Requirements (Curriculum 0489)

  • Students are required to independently earn Health Care Provider CPR certification and have an annual health assessment on file with the College and clinical site prior to the start of the first semester.
  • To progress in the PTA curriculum a minimal grade of ā€œCā€ in BIOL 217/218 and 75 in all curriculum courses prefixed with PHTA must be achieved.

* Fulfills writing intensive requirement

** Students must be prepared to work 40 hours per week and are responsible for their own transportation, meals, and housing as needed.

The NYS Education Department office of the Professions requires persons applying for licensure to answer questions related to conviction of a crime or professional misconduct.


Students must be matriculated in the curriculum for at least 15 hours of graded coursework. At least 12 of these credits must be prefixed with PHTA. The Program Director will determine the 12 credit requirement following a review of the student's academic transcript.

Deborah Molnar, PT, DPT, MSEd
PTA Program Director
(315) 386-7394