DPT working as a PTA

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Nov 10, 2023
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I graduated as a DPT, but have recently not passed the NPTE. i have taken and passed with flying colors PTA exams. I simply need more time to study for the NPTE and feel confident in myself to try again. Some states do allow me to obtain a PTA license and make an income during this time. I know NY, Texas, and SC allow this. does anyone know where else might as well?

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Did you get PTA licensed in a Compact state? If so, I would assume (never looked into it though) all other states that are in Compact should accept your license. Check this link if you have not yet:
Physical Therapy Licensure Compact