Accreditation Status

Accreditation Status

Atenas College PTA Program is approved by the Puerto Rico Council of Education and the Accrediting Commissions of Schools and Careers (ACCSC). The current Accreditation Status with the Commission on Accreditation for Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) is as follows:

 

Effective November 11, 2015, Physical Therapist Assistant Program/Atenas College has been granted Candidate for Accreditation status by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA, 22314; phone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org). Candidate for Accreditation is a pre-accreditation status of affiliation with the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education that indicates that the program is progressing toward accreditation and may matriculate students in technical courses. Candidate for Accreditation is not an accreditation status nor does it assure eventual accreditation.