Wisconsin Physical Therapist Licensing

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Wisconsin Licensing Overview for a Physical Therapist

Licensing for a physical therapist in Wisconsin is controlled by the Wisconsin Department of Registration and Licensing .

General Guidelines for a Physical Therapist in Wisconsin

Follow state requirements to perform physical therapist services. 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 board periodically reviews and approves foreign graduate evaluation services. A list of board-approved evaluation services is available upon request at: 1400 East Washington Avenue, P.O. Box 8935, Madison, Wisconsin 53708-8935.
• Foreign-trained applicants must pass TOEFL, TSE and TWE.
• All applicants must pass the examination on Wisconsin Statutes and Administrative Code.
•A pplicants must graduate from a school of physical therapy approved by the board unless the board waives this requirement.
• Foreign-trained physical therapy applicants must obtain verification of educational equivalency from a board approved foreign graduate evaluation service.

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

Wisconsin Department of Registration and Licensing

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 expired every 02/28/odd year.

What are fees associated with licensing?