Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist Credential

Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist Credential

Credits Available

  • Biomechanics/Kinesiology (3 credits, lower division level)
  • Clinical Residency (Practicum) (12 credits, upper division level)
  • Lower Limb Orthotics I (BK) (6 credits, lower division level)
  • Lower Limb Orthotics II (AK) (4 credits, upper division level)
  • Lower Limb Prosthetics (6 credits, lower division level)
  • Lower Limb Prosthetics (AK) (4 credits, upper division level)
  • Materials Science/Technical Implementation (6 credits, lower division level)
  • Orthotics and Prosthetics Business Practices (4 credits, lower division level)
  • Spinal Orthotics (4 credits, upper division level)
  • Upper Limb Orthotics (3 credits, upper division level)
  • Upper Limb Prosthetics (3 credits, upper division level)

Dates Valid

October 2001 through January 2006

Issuing Agency

American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists

Applying for the Credit 

Submit a Credential Credit Application to apply for the credit.

  • Charter Oak students: Log into the Acorn Student Portal and look in Student Self-Service / Student Forms.
  • Non-Charter Oak students: Contact the PLA Office to request a Credential Credit Application.