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PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT PREREQUISITE REQUIREMENTS

Math Requirement:

·All students must pass a college level Math course of at least MATH 099 or higher with a minimum passing grade of 2.0 or higher.

·Students who do not test at a Math proficiency level equivalent to MATH 099 should begin with the appropriate Math course listed below:

    oMATH 090A – Essential Mathematics – Prerequisite for MATH 090B

    oMATH 090B – Prealgebra – Prerequisite for MATH 094

    oMATH 094 – Elementary Algebra – Prerequisite for MATH 099

·All MATH 09* series courses are offered each quarter at Olympic College

·MATH 099 or higher is a prerequisite for both PHYS 110 and CHEM& 121, which are prerequisites for PTA program admission

Social Science Requirement:

·PSYC& 100 with a minimum passing grade of 2.0 or higher.

Humanities Requirement:

·ENGL 101 with a minimum passing grade of 2.0 or higher.

Natural Science Requirement:

·BIO& 175 and PHYS 110

                  
OR

·BIO& 241/BIO& 242 and CHEM& 121


 

SUGGESTED PREREQUISITE COURSE SCHEDULES

Option #1 (Most progressive)

QUARTER 1

QUARTER 2

MATH 099

BIO& 175

ENGL 101

PHYS 110

PSYC 100

Option #2

QUARTER 1

QUARTER 2

QUARTER 3

MATH 099

PHYS 110

BIO& 175

ENGL 101

PSYC 100

Option #3

QUARTER 1

QUARTER 2

QUARTER 3

MATH 094 (if necessary)

MATH 099

BIO& 175

ENGL 101

PSYC 100

PHYS 110

Option #4

QUARTER 1

QUARTER 2

QUARTER 3

QUARTER 4

MATH 090-094

(May require multiple quarters for completion of all courses)

MATH 099

BIO& 175

PHYS 110

ENGL 101

PSYC 100