All PTA licensing in Virginia is regulated by the Virginia Board of Physical Therapy. Below are the requirements to become a licensed PTA in Virginia.
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PTA License Requirement
Required in Virginia?
|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 with application||Yes|
|Pay non-refundable application fee?||Yes, $100|
|Pass the National Physical Therapy Assistant Exam (NPTAE)||Yes, $370|
Virginia PTA License Application
For detailed information and instructions to become a PTA in Virginia, 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.
Virginia PTA Board Contact Info
9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300
Henrico, Virginia 23233-1463
Why Be a PTA in Virginia?
Virginia has 6 PTA Programs available which is a higher number compared to the number of PTA schools available in many states. PTA jobs and salaries are good as well ranging from $43,986 to $54,828 annually. Learn more about becoming a physical therapist assistant in Virginia by clicking the links below.
- Research Virginia’s PTA Programs
- Compare average PTA salaries in Virginia’s major cities
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