Consistent with the mission of Green River College, the Physical Therapist Assistant Program assists students in achieving their personal and career goals. The program is committed to preparing students with the knowledge, skills and attitudes for successful employment as physical therapist assistants. Graduates will be prepared to carry out patient care under the supervision of physical therapists with diverse populations in a variety of health care settings. They will also be prepared to practice in a legal, ethical, safe, accountable and effective manner and be able to respond appropriately within the ever-changing environment of health care.