APTA supports you across your career journey, connecting you to your #PTFam and helping you achieve your goals.
Students are the future of the physical therapy profession and a dynamic part of the APTA community.
APTA student members receive a special monthly newsletter in addition to numerous other benefits. And if you’re a member at graduation, you’ll save on APTA dues as you start your career.
We offer numerous opportunities for you to get involved, and we provide resources to support you now and into your career.
May 25, 2020
Student members have a voice in their association.
Jun 6, 2020
From long-term planning to student loan refinancing, we have resources to assist your financial management.
Jan 1, 2020 / Article
Jan 1, 2020 / Article
Additional For Students Content
Apr 9, 2021 / Perspective
APTA is here to help you take control of your financial future.
Apr 1, 2021 / Perspective
After exploring the APTA Financial Solutions Center, I feel more comfortable and in control of my financial situation.
Mar 17, 2021 / Article
Two PT students share their experiences in the times of COVID-19. We also talk about mental health and stress — all of which aren’t new to PT and PTA students but may be different or heightened due to the pandemic.
Feb 11, 2021 / Perspective
Keegan Taylor, SPT, knew he wanted to be a PT, but the high standard for admission meant he had to do more.
Feb 10, 2021 / Article
Two PTs discuss their career journeys and things to consider when pursuing a PhD.
Feb 9, 2021 / Open Access
APTA Pediatrics has close to 6,000 physical therapist, physical therapist assistant, student, and partner members.
Feb 1, 2021 / Perspective
Language differences can be a barrier to providing the best care we can provide, and it's up to us to address those differences.
Jan 14, 2021 / Article
Zach shares his message to seek out more information, identify bias and limitations when they exist, find mentors, and reflect on experiences whenever possible.
Dec 15, 2020 / Perspective
I personally believe that when we truly experience something with all our senses, we are better able to make a connection.
Dec 14, 2020 / Perspective
My favorite part of the conference was getting to meet other passionate students who are excited about this profession and have so many interests.