Physical Therapist Assistant

College of Health Sciences

Physical Therapist Assistant


Dixie State University’s Physical Therapist Assistant Program exists to prepare students through comprehensive and quality educational experiences to become physical therapy care providers exhibiting integrity, skill, and caring who serve the community by responding to their rehabilitation healthcare needs. The program emphasizes excellence in human interaction, technical skills, ethical and professional behaviors, critical reasoning, and life-long learning.


The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Dixie State University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email:; website: