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Physical Therapist Assistant License

Minnesota State Board of Physical Therapy

Agency contact information:

Physical Therapy, Minnesota State Board of
2829 University Ave SE Suite 420
Mpls., MN 55414
(612) 627-5406
(612) 627-5403 (fax)
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Physical Therapy, Minnesota Board of

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The Minnesota State Board of Physical Therapy serves to ensure that Minnesota citizens receive appropriate physical therapy services from competent physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. Public protection is accomplished through licensing and disciplining of physical therapists and physical therapist assistants.


Minn. Stats. 148.65


MINNESOTA RULES 5601.0100 - 5601.3200


Application and instructions for Physical Therapist Assistant License is available on the MN Board of Physical Therapy website, Licensee and Online Applications sections.


Graduate of an approved program in physical therapist assistant.


A complete list of requirements in application and instruction forms are available on the Board website.


Examination fee - $50

Application fee - $100

Annual license fee - $60

Temporary permit fee - $25 

Period of Issuance:

Annual, based on a calendar year.

Length of Determination Process:

1 to 3 weeks.

Other Pertinent Information:

See Minn. Stat. § 148.65-.78

See Minn. Rules 5601.0100-.3200.

See also the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT), for more information regarding the national examination program.