All PTA licensing in Maryland is regulated by the Board of Physical Therapy Examiners. Below are the requirements to become a licensed PTA in Maryland.
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PTA License Requirement
Required in Maryland?
|Complete Accredited PTA Program||Yes|
|Send Official Transcripts Directly from School to State PT Board||Yes|
|Mail passport style photo to State PT Board (with application)||Yes|
|Complete PTA License Application||Yes|
|Pay non-refundable application fee||Yes, $150|
|Pass the National Physical Therapy Assistant Exam (NPTAE)||Yes, $370|
Maryland PTA License Application
For detailed information and instructions to become a PTA in Maryland, see the board’s Application instructions. To see instructions and apply online, click the icon to the right.
Maryland PTA Board Contact Info
Maryland Board of
Physical Therapy Examiners
4201 Patterson Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215-2299
Why Be a PTA in Maryland?
Maryland has 5 PTA Programs available, which pretty consistent with many other states. However, there are many jobs and salaries range from $49,350 to $54,828 annually. Learn more about becoming a physical therapist assistant in Maryland by clicking the links below.
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