Maine Licensing Overview for a Physical Therapist

Licensing for a physical therapist in Maine is controlled by the Maine Board of Examiners in Physical Therapy.

General Guidelines for a Physical Therapist in Maine

Specific state requirements to perform physical therapist services should be followed. 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?

• Be a graduate of a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant educational program which is accredited
• An official transcript which contains the school seal from an accredited school. The transcript must contain information that the degree received was in physical therapy.
• Foreign educated applicants must demonstrate proficiency in written and spoken English.
• One signed original professional reference letter, dated within six months of the filing of the application, addressing, good ethical and competent professional conduct.

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

Maine Board of Examiners in Physical Therapy

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?

License expires yearly.

What are fees associated with licensing?

$30