The Rehabilitation Aide Diploma provides the basic knowledge and skills required for graduates to work as an Aide supporting Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, and Occupational Therapy Assistants in the provision of rehabilitation services. FNU awards a Diploma following the completion of this program. This program also prepares students to apply to the Associate of Science Physical Therapist Assistant program.

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GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS (A MINIMUM OF 34 CREDITS)

Lower Level Requirements (3 Credits)
Credit Hours
  • HSC 1531C
    Medical Terminology
    3
Student Life Skills (1 Credit)
Credit Hours
  • SLS 1501
    College Study Skills
    1
English and Communications (6 Credits)
Credit Hours
  • ENC 1101
    English Composition
    3
  • SPC 1017
    Fundamentals of Oral Communication
    3
Humanities (3 Credits)
Credit Hours
  • PHI 1635
    Biomedical Ethics
    3
Social Science (34 Credits)
Credit Hours
  • PHT 1001
    Introduction to Physical Therapy
    1
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  • DEP 2004
    Human Growth and Development
    3
Natural Sciences (8 Credits)
Credit Hours
  • BSC 1085C
    Anatomy & Physiology 1
    4
  • BSC 1086C
    Anatomy & Physiology 2
    4
Mathematics (3 Credits)
Credit Hours
  • MAC 1105
    College Algebra 1
    3
Information Literacy (3 Credits)
Credit Hours
  • CGS 1030
    Introduction to Information Technology
    3
Core Requirements (34 Credits)
Credit Hours
  • PHT 1001
    Introduction to Physical Therapy
    1
  • PHY 1007C
    Physics for Allied Health Professionals
    3