Amarillo College delivers Associate Degree and Certificate programs that enrich lives, inspire success, and provide an outstanding academic foundation.
AC students have success whether they are looking to immediately enter the workforce or proceed to a university.
Everything you need to achieve success is within easy reach at Amarillo College, including a team of enthusiastic faculty and staff who are fully committed to helping you realize your dreams.
Nothing takes precedence at AC over your success.
Your success is our sole purpose. Take advantage of scholarships, join an organization, or look for study abroad opportunities that few other community colleges offer.
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Amarillo College is the most-affordable choice for quality higher education in the Panhandle and offers many ways to support your financial investment.
From corporate training opportunities to personal enrichment classes geared to every age group, the Continuing Education Division is a community resource true to its purpose.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF OTHERS
The pathway to a degree in physical therapy starts at Amarillo College. The Pre-Physical Therapy curriculum provides basic courses for the first two years of a curriculum leading to a bachelors degree in biology or another related program, followed by graduate/post-graduate degrees. Students participate in both classroom instruction and clinical experiences. AC then supports its students throughout the transfer process.
Physical therapists help patients and clients who have movement difficulties due to injury or disease. They often oversee physical therapy assistants in team efforts designed to improve mobility, relieve pain, prevent or limit permanent physical disability and promote overall fitness and wellness. They work in a variety of healthcare and home-health settings.
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