Resources

To access more information concerning admission to the PTA program or advising about the program and its requirements, click on the appropriate link at your  home college.
 
 
 
 Textbooks

Fall 2016:

  • PTAE 101:
    •  None required - see syllabus
  • PTAE 107: 
    • Essentials of Kinesiology for the PTA, 2nd Edition, Elsevier, ISBN:  978-0-323-08944-9
    • Trail Guide to the Body, 5th Edition, ISBN:  978-0-9829786-5-8
    • Trail Guide to the Body, Student Workbook, 5th Edition, ISBN:  978-0-9829786-6-5
  • PTAE 110:
    • Principles and Techniques of Patient Care (5th edition), Pierson, Elsevier, ISBN:  978-1-4557-0704-1
  • PTAE 112:
    • Pathology for the Physical Therapist Assistant (1st edition), Lescher, F.A. Davis, 978-0-8036-0786-6


Spring 2017:

  • PTAE 202: 
    • Modalities for Therapeutic Intervention, 5th Edition, F. A. Davis, ISBN:  978-0803623910
  • PTAE 203:
    • Foundations and Techniques, 6th Edition, F. A. Davis, ISBN:  978-0803625747
  • PTAE 205:
    • Orthopedics for the Physical Therapist Assistant, Jones & Bartlett, ISBN:  978-0763797553
  • PTAE 211: 
    • Measurement of Joint Motion, 4th Edition, F. A. Davis, ISBN:  978-0-8036-2066-7
    • Daniels and Worthingham's Muscle Testing, 9th Edition, Elsevier, ISBN:  978-1455706150
  • PTAE 212:
    • Same book as PTAE 112