Program Accreditation

Accreditation Information

Date of Initial Accreditation of the PTA Program: August, 1996

Accreditation Cycle: November 2, 2021 – December 31, 2031

The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at
Albany State University is accredited by:

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100
Alexandria, VA 22305-3085
Telephone: (703) 706-3245

If needing to contact the program/institution directly,
please call Dr. Kameron Causey at:
(229) 500-2233 or email

The Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) grants specialized accreditation status to qualified entry-level education programs for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. CAPTE is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the US Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Specialized accreditation is a system for recognizing professional education programs for a level of performance, integrity, and quality that entitles them to the confidence of the educational community and the public they serve. Accreditation status signifies that the program meets established and nationally accepted standards of scope, quality, and relevance.

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Institutional Accreditation

Commission on Colleges of Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

The Division of Health Sciences is responsible for the information on this page.
To inquire about the Physical Therapist Assistant program, please contact Kameron Causey.