Physical Therapist Assistant | HCTC

Physical Therapist Assistant

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Provide healing help to people of all ages recovering from illness or injury. Learn how our bodies work and train to aid licensed therapists in this growing field. 

The Physical Therapist Assistant Regional Program will not be accepting any new students at this time. This includes new students for the Fall 2023 cohort.

CAPTE verify accreditation status

The Physical Therapist Assistant Regional Program at Hazard Community & Technical College/Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100, Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085; telephone: 703-706-3245; email:; website: If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 606-487-3379 or email

Professional Licensure Disclosure

This program meets state authorization for Kentucky residents. If you live or plan to live outside of the state of Kentucky, consult with your state‚Äôs licensing/certification board to determine if your chosen path of study will meet their requirements. KCTCS and HCTC continuously reviews licensure information and provides information about state's licensure status, search your state and program. 


Program Contacts

Heather McKnight

Physical Therapist Assistant

Program Coordinator


April Baker

Administrative Assistant