Tennessee Physical Therapy Assistant Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Physical Therapist Assistants in Tennessee

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Fast Facts for Physical Therapist Assistants in Tennessee

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kingsport and Chattanooga
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Memphis and Knoxville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Knoxville and Memphis

Salaries for Physical Therapist Assistants in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Kingsport and Chattanooga

Schools for Physical Therapist Assistants in Tennessee are listed below.

Selected Physical Therapy Assistant Schools in Tennessee

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  • Programs: AS Physical Therapist Assistant, BS Health Science (Post PTA)
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Rehabilitation Sciences (Certificate) - Online, Rehabilitation Sciences (Master of Science) - Online
  • Degrees: Certificate, Master
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More Tennessee Physical Therapy Assistant Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Chattanooga State Technical Community College Chattanooga Associate 8,108
Jackson State Community College Jackson Associate 4,380
Nashville State Technical Community College Nashville Associate 7,077
Roane State Community College Harriman Associate 5,404
Southwest Tennessee Community College Memphis Associate 10,617
Volunteer State Community College Gallatin Associate 7,065
Walters State Community College Morristown Associate 5,825

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Physical Therapist Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Tennessee. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Physical Therapist Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Physical Therapist Assistants relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Jackson 100 $53970 2.64
Johnson City 60 $54610 1.32
Cleveland 70 $64920 2.52
Knoxville 360 $49720 1.63
Morristown 60 $55950 2.41
Nashville 600 $56660 1.16
Davidson 600 $56660 1.16
Murfreesboro 600 $56660 1.16
Franklin 600 $56660 1.16
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