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AACC’s Physical Therapist Assistant program is administered by the Chesapeake Area Consortium for Higher Education (CACHE), which includes Anne Arundel Community College (AACC), Chesapeake College and the College of Southern Maryland (CSM). Students complete the general education requirements at AACC as well as their Physical Therapist Assistant classes. Clinical practice rotations are completed at local service areas when possible.


Areas and Offerings

Students who complete the two-year, five-term program receive an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree and are eligible to take the National Licensing Examination for Physical Therapist Assistants.

Learn more about the Physical Therapist Assistant program.


Faculty and Staff

Department Chair

David Thomas, director
410-777-7039
dcthomas@aacc.edu
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Full-time Faculty

Patricia Brady, instructional specialist
410-777-7036
pabrady@aacc.edu
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Linda Johnson, clinical education academic coordinator
410-777-7391
ljjohnson@aacc.edu
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Accreditation

The CACHE Physical Therapist Assistant program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: www.capteonline.org.

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