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Physical Therapy is the diagnosis and treatment of individuals of all ages, from newborns to the very oldest, who have medical problems or other health-related conditions that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives. 

State of the art education


The A-State Department of Physical Therapy affords our students and faculty many opportunities for interdisciplinary education and research. We currently offer two degree programs, the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) and Associate of Applied Science for the Physical Therapy Assistant (AAS). There are many careers available with a physical therapy degree. See some of the PT career pathways here >>>

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Physical Therapy Student Association

ASU PTSA StudentsPTSA offers the opportunity to network with other students, faculty, staff, and alumni of the Physical Therapy Department through tailgates, fundraisers, service opportunities, and other special events.

Apply to the Physical Therapy Student Association >>>


Our Mission

Our mission is to educate physical therapy professionals to practice in a manner that is best described as “state of the art” for the profession, to enhance the intellectual growth of our students, faculty and alumni, and to enrich the lives of all individuals and communities in the Mississippi Delta region, who encounter AState PT faculty, staff, students and alumni.


Announcements

CEUs

6th Annual PTA Alumni DayWe will have several exciting activities, including free CEUs (4 hrs), 20th Anniversary Celebration of our PTA Program, PT Day of Caring, Homecoming Tailgate and more on October 15, 2016! See the details here >>>

Yoga in Physical Therapy - Incorporating yoga into physical therapy. October 29, 2016. 6.0 Contact hours. See the details here>>>

Kinesio Taping Fundamental Concepts, Advanced Concepts and Corrective Techniques (KT1 and KT2) - February 24-25, 2017 at Arkansas State University See the brochure >>>


See our ASTATE - PT Buzz Spring 2016 Newsletter here!


Job Opportunities

Physical Therapy Knee Treatment

PTs and PTAs are in high demand. We gladly post job opportunities for regional healthcare facilities and recruiters.


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Non-Discrimination Policy

AState is an equal opportunity institution and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or other unlawful factors in employment practices.


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