Level 2B Clinical Experience


A minimum of seven weeks of full time clinical education experience in acute care, outpatient, long term care, or specialty facility (as approved by the department) to follow successful completion of Clinical Education 2A. This is the final supervised clinical experience for students and should be completed in a setting not previously utilized for clinical education. Practical experience encounters integrating and applying knowledge and skills with patients of varied ages and conditions. All activities will be performed in the presence of a licensed physical therapist. Completion of all coursework of the PTA curriculum, Level 2A Clinical Education, current CPT certification, and approval of the department prior to enrollment in this course are required. NOTE: Student is responsible for room, board, and all transportation to and from the clinical site. Minimum of 280 clinical education hours for the course. Summer Only.

3 Credits: 0 Lecture, 9 Clinical