Mississippi Licensing Overview for a Physical Therapist

Licensing for a physical therapist in Mississippi is controlled by the Mississippi State Board of Physical Therapy .

General Guidelines for a Physical Therapist in Mississippi

Follow state requirements to perform physical therapist services and make sure to check with your local governing rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?

Physical Therapist

General requirements for a physical therapist license?

• Is of good moral character
• Has graduated from a physical therapist or a physical therapist assistant program accredited by an agency recognized by the US Department of Education, Office on Postsecondary Education
• Has passed an examination approved by the Board with the minimum passing score set by the Board and published annually

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

Mississippi State Board of 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?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.