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Information Session Dates
|Thursday, September 19, 2013||12:30 pm - 1:30 pm||B102|
|Thursday, October 17, 2013||12:30 pm - 1:30 pm||B102|
|Thursday, November 21, 2013||12:30 pm - 1:30 pm||B102|
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March 3, 2014
PSB Health Occupations Aptitude Exam is open for students to begin testing at the LSC-Montgomery Campus only.
|April 7, 2014||
Applications available online on the LSC-Montgomery PTA website Apply now!
|May 15, 2014||
Last date to take the PSB Health Occupations Aptitude Exam.
|May 22, 2014||
Deadline to apply online and turn in all documentation (including printed and signed application and score sheet) to the B120 office suite by 4:00 p.m.
|June 26, 2014||
Interviews for the top applicants for the PTA program.
| July 3, 2014
Acceptance Letters mailed to candidates interviewed.
|July 31, 2014||
Mandatory Orientation for accepted students.
Licensure and Accreditation
In order to practice as a physical therapist assistant (PTA), a person must be licensed by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners. To take the PTA licensing exam, a person must be a graduate of a PTA educational program which is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education. The program received re-accreditation in April 2007. For more information, go to http://www.apta.org/ or contact the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education, 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-1488, 703.684.2782The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Lone Star College-Montgomery is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 N. Fairfax St., Alexandria, VA 22314-1488; telephone: 703.684.2782; email: email@example.com; website: http://www.capteonline.org.
Lone Star College-Montgomery PTA Program Student Outcome Data based on CAPTE AAR submitted in Fall 2013 for 2012-2013 Academic Year
Graduation Rate: This rate is calculated according to the CAPTE formula required in the AAR (which is consistent with the formula used by the federal Integrated Post-secondary Education Data System) for the class of 2010, 2011 and 2012. Licensure Rate: This rate is published by the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy Employment Rate: This rate is the % of graduates who were employed as PTAs within six months of passing the licensure examination
Class Year Graduation Rate Licensure Rate Employment Rate 2010 80.0% 96% 100% 2011 87.5% 100% 100% 2012 84.6% 100% 100%