148.721 EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR LICENSED PHYSICAL THERAPIST.
Subdivision 1. Accredited program.
All applicants for licensure as a physical therapist must
complete a course in physical therapy education accredited by the Commission on Accreditation
in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) or which meets the accreditation requirements of
CAPTE, as determined by the board.
Subd. 2. General education.
In addition to completion of the accredited program required in
subdivision 1, applicants must complete an additional 60 academic semester credits or its quarter
equivalent from an institution of higher education that is accredited by a regional accrediting
organization. Coursework used to satisfy this requirement may not have been earned as part of the
accredited program requirement of subdivision 1.
History: 2007 c 123 s 22