All PTA licensing in Kentucky is regulated by the Kentucky Board of Physical Therapy. Below are the requirements to become a licensed PTA in Kentucky.
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PTA License Requirement
Required in Kentucky?
|Complete Accredited PTA Program||Yes|
|Send Certification of Completion of Education Directly from School to State PT Board||Yes|
|Complete PTA License Application||Yes|
|Pay non-refundable application fee||Yes, $200|
|Complete Jurisprudence Exam||Yes|
|Pass the National Physical Therapy Assistant Exam (NPTAE)||Yes, $370|
Kentucky PTA License Application
For detailed information and instructions to become a PTA in Kentucky, 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.
Kentucky PTA Board Contact Info
312 Whittington Parkway, Suite 102
Louisville, Kentucky 40222
Why Be a PTA in Kentucky?
Kentucky has 5 PTA Programs available making it a PTA friendly state. There are also many jobs and salaries range from $43,400 to $48,500 annually. Learn more about becoming a physical therapist assistant in Kentucky by clicking the links below.
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