All PTA licensing in Missouri is regulated by the Missouri Advisory Commission for Professional Physical Therapists. Below are the requirements to become a licensed PTA in Missouri.
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PTA License Requirement
Required in Missouri?
|Complete Accredited PTA Program||Yes|
|Send Official Transcripts Directly from School to State PT Board||Yes|
|Complete PTA License Application||Yes|
|Mail passport style photo to State PT Board||Yes|
|Pay non-refundable exam fee||Yes, $50|
|Complete Jurisprudence Exam||Yes|
|Pass the National Physical Therapy Assistant Exam (NPTAE)||Yes, $370|
Missouri PTA License Application
For detailed information and instructions to become a PTA in Missouri, 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.
Missouri PTA Board Contact Info
3605 Missouri Boulevard
P.O. Box 4
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0004
866-289-5753 TOLL FREE
Why Be a PTA in Missouri?
Missouri has 4 PTA Programs available, which is more than many other states. However, there are also many jobs and salaries are good ranging from $43,589 to $52,225 annually. Learn more about becoming a physical therapist assistant in Missouri by clicking the links below.
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