All PTA licensing in Arkansas is regulated by the Arkansas State Board of Physical Therapy. Below are the requirements to become a licensed PTA in Arkansas.
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PTA License Requirement
Required in Arkansas?
|Complete Accredited PTA Program||Yes|
|Send Official Transcript directly from Accredited PTA Program to State PT Board||Yes|
|Mail passport style photo to State PT Board (part of License Application)||Yes|
|Complete PTA License Application||Yes|
|Pay non-refundable application fee||Yes, $110|
|Pass jurisprudence exam||Yes|
|Pay jurisprudence exam fee||Yes, $10|
|Pass the National Physical Therapy Assistant Exam (NPTAE)||Yes, $370|
Arkansas PTA License Application
For detailed information and instructions to become a PTA in Arkansas, see the board’s Application form. To download the form, right click the icon to the right and then click on “Save As” to save the PDF file.
Arkansas PTA Board Contact Info
9 Shackleford Plaza, Suite 3
Little Rock, AR 72211
Why Be a PTA in Arkansas?
Arkansas is a great state for PTAs with 4 accredited PTA Programs available. There are also many jobs and salaries range from $40,000 to $49,000 annually. Learn more about becoming a physical therapy assistant in Arkansas by clicking the links below.
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