4 Mandatory Hours
26 Elective Hours
30 Total Hours

Learn what's required for your Physical Therapy license in Tennessee

This Physical Therapy licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Board of Physical Therapy. We recommend you contact the Board of Physical Therapy for more detailed information or changes.
If you obtain Physical Therapy licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.

Tennessee Physical Therapy: Physical Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistant

Total Hours Required: 30
Mandatory Hours: 4
Elective Hours: 26
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2

Online Info

  • 2-hours Jurisprudence
  • 2-hours Ethics

Online Limitations

Can complete 20 hours through home-study, 10 hours online. 


No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Board of Physical Therapy
Phone: 6157413807
Address: 710 James Robertson Parkway Nashville, TN 37243

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.