Missouri Licensing Overview for a Physical Therapist

Licensing for a physical therapist in Missouri is controlled by the Missouri Advisory Commission for Physical Therapists .

General Guidelines for a Physical Therapist in Missouri

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

Who’s allowed to perform these services?

Physical Therapist

General requirements for a physical therapist license?

• Be at least 21 years old.
• Persons desiring to practice as physical therapists in this state must appear before the board and be examined for their fitness to engage in the practice
• The examination of qualified candidates for licenses to practice physical therapy tests entry-level competence as related to physical therapy theory
• Pass a test administered by the board on the laws and rules related to the practice of physical therapy in Missouri.

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

Missouri Advisory Commission for Physical Therapists

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.