This information applies to individuals who have never been licensed in any state, territory or other country before. This information is for those individuals educated in the United States or its territories.
What are the qualifications to apply for a license as a PT in Illinois?
You must have graduated from an educational program for physical
therapists that is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and
You must pass an examination approved by the Department to determine your fitness for practice as a physical therapist.
You must be 21 years of age and of good moral character.