All PTA licensing in Ohio is regulated by the Ohio Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Athletic Trainers Board Licensing . Below are the requirements to become a licensed PTA in Ohio.
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PTA License Requirement
Required in Ohio?
|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 application fee||Yes, $100 payable to “Ohio Treasurer of State”|
|Pass Jurisprudence Exam||Yes|
|Pay jurisprudence exam fee||No|
|Pass the National Physical Therapy Assistant Exam (NPTAE)||Yes, $370|
Ohio PTA License Application
For detailed information and instructions to become a PTA in Ohio, 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.
Ohio PTA Board Contact Info
77 S. High Street, 16th Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215-6108
Why Be a PTA in Ohio?
Ohio has 20 PTA Programs available which is a very high number compared to the number of PTA schools available in many states. PTA jobs and salaries are mid range as well ranging from $47,135 to $49,499 annually. Learn more about becoming a physical therapist assistant in Ohio by clicking the links below.
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