Washtenaw Community College

Search Washtenaw Community College

WCC Home: Health Care/departments/health/pta/


Click this icon for print-friendly version Print-friendly format
Click this icon to e-mail this web page. E-mail this page

Physical Therapist Assistant:


Program Information

PTA faculty


Application Information


Clinical Observations

Helpful Links

Physical Therapist Assistant Home

Health Care:

Dental Assisting


Pharmacy Technology

Physical Therapy»


The mission of the Washtenaw Community College Physical Therapist Assistant program is to provide students with the academic, technical, and clinical opportunities and experiences that will allow them, upon graduation, to be:
  • Employed as competent Physical Therapist Assistants; and
  • Knowledgeable, active, and responsible members of the physical therapy community, the health care community, and the community at large.
This mission is consistent with the mission of Washtenaw Community College.

Philosophy Reflecting both WCC and program missions, the WCC PTA faculty believe that:
  1. Meaningful learning is possible when both the faculty and student interact in an atmosphere of mutual respect, commitment to excellence, and recognition of the legal and ethical responsibilities of members of the health care team.
  2. Learning is a life-long process and includes personal and professional development, self-assessment, reflection, and feed-back as well as service to the profession and community. Our responsibility to PTA education does not end with graduation. We encourage continued faculty and graduate development.
  3. The development of innovative, appropriate and challenging learning experiences is the responsibility of the faculty.

Allied Health

Home / Academics / Services / Activities / News & Events / About Us / Jobs / Contact Us
© 2015 Washtenaw Community College, 4800 East Huron River Dr,  Ann Arbor MI  48105-4800
734-973-3300 / Feedback & Suggestions / | Flickr | You Tube