Admissions Requirements

Admissions Requirements

In addition to the standard college admission process, students planning to enter the Physical Therapist Assistant program must submit the following to the Physical Therapist Assistant program office by June 1:

  • Physical Therapist Assistant program application form (Download admission packet)
  • All college transcripts from Del Mar College and other schools
  • Evidence of 15 hours (total) of observation in three different settings
  • Evidence of a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA

Please contact the program director for more information at (361) 698-1848.

After the Physical Therapist Assistant program office receives all of the above items, the applicants will be notified of admissions to the program within 30 days of the application deadline.

After program acceptance, the student must submit a completed physical examination, proof of Hepatitis B series, all required immunizations, college transcripts, a current card of completion in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for Health Care Providers and HPRS 1204 Competency Form. Upon enrollment, the student must pass a background check and drug screen test, at student's expense, for security clearance and continued enrollment in the program.

Please contact the program director if you have questions about any of these requirements.

Page last updated August 22, 2018.

Contact Information

Department of Allied Health
101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
(361) 698-2820
(361) 698-2811 fax

West Campus, HS2-128
4101 Old Brownsville Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78405