Kansas Physical Therapist Licensing

• 27 March 2020

Kansas Licensing Overview for a Physical Therapist

Licensing for a physical therapist in Kansas is controlled by the Kansas State Examining Committee .

General Guidelines for a Physical Therapist in Kansas

Follow state requirements to perform physical therapist services, but also check with your local governing rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?

Physical Therapist

General requirements for a physical therapist license?

• The applicant is of legal age
• Successfull completion  of the academic requirements of an educational program in physical therapy approved by the board which is appropriate for the certification or licensure of the applicant or, if the applicant attended a program not approved by the board, the applicant shall present an evaluation by an entity approved by the board showing that applicant’s educational program met the criteria a school must satisfy to be approved by the board
• The applicant has passed an examination required by the board which is appropriate for the certification or licensure of the applicant to test the applicant’s knowledge of the basic and clinical sciences relating to physical therapy theory and practice
• The applicant has paid to the board all applicable fees

What’s the state licensing site for a physical therapist?

Kansas State Examining Committee

What are some training programs available for a physical therapist?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

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