There are two license classifications of Physical Therapist in Utah: Physical Therapist (PT) and the Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA). The examination requirements for each are listed below.
Graduates of CAPTE Accredited Schools
Candidates may register for the NPTE-PT or the NPTE-PTA directly with FSBPT if they are a graduate of, or within 90 days of graduation, of a CAPTE accredited school. To begin the registration process please visit the FSBPT site using the link below:
If you are a foreign educated Physical therapist you must request a Type 1 evaluation from FCCPT .
Graduates of a Non-CAPTE Accredited School
Applicants educated at a non-CAPTE accredited school must submit an FCCPT Type 1 review for Physical Therapists or an FCCPT Educational Equivalency Review (PTA-EER) for Physical Therapist Assistants. Please submit your completed review to DOPL along with an Authorization to Test using the form below: