APTA: (American Physical Therapy Association) is a professional organization representing more than 90,000 physical therapists (PTs), physical therapist assistants (PTAs), and students of physical therapy. APTA seeks to improve the health and quality of life of individuals in society by advancing physical therapist practice, education, and research, and by increasing the awareness and understanding of physical therapy’s role in the nation’s health care system. The APTA has a variety of sections, including one on Women’s Health.
Below you will find resources to help offset the cost of applying to and attending Doctor of Physical Therapy Programs.
- FinAid.org – Link for loan forgiveness programs for a variety of health professions, but be sure to check out their resources for scholarships and grants!
- Fee Waiver for PTCAS