LC Physical Therapist Assistant Program to hold informational meeting

April 16th, 2008

Pineville, LA…The Division of Allied Health will hold an informational meeting about the Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Program at Louisiana College. The meeting is set for 7 p.m. Monday, April 28th in the Formal Lounge of the Granberry Conference Center on the Louisiana College campus.

Participants can enjoy light refreshments while they hear a brief presentation designed to help them learn more about the PTA Program. They can expect to meet the PTA Program faculty and staff, ask questions, and become more informed about the profession and potential income associated with a career in this field. Information on how to apply to the Physical Therapist Assistant Program will also be discussed.

If you would like more information about this meeting or about the Louisiana College Physical Therapist Assistant Program, please contact the PTA Program Office: 318.487.7162

Visit the Division of Allied Health on the web at http://www.lacollege.edu/alliedhealth/index.aspx.

Louisiana College is seeking accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education of the American Physical Therapy Association (1111 N. Fairfax St, Alexandria, VA 22314; phone 703-706-3245; accreditation@apta.org). The program will submit an Application for Candidacy by June 1, 2008, which is the formal application required in the pre-accreditation stage. Submission of this document does not assure that the program will be granted Candidate for Accreditation status nor does it assure that the program will be granted Accreditation.