PT and PTA licensees who meet all eligibility requirements can purchase a Compact Privilege in a Compact member state and, in most cases, start practicing physical therapy in the other state almost immediately. The PT Compact’s online system makes the process of purchasing and renewing a Compact Privilege in other states simple.
In order to purchase and maintain a Compact Privilege you must meet each of these requirements:
The interactive state map lists the current PT Compact member states and other states proposing to join the PT Compact
The fee to purchase Compact Privilege varies from state to state. There will be a Commission fee and a state fee. Fees will be established prior to the issuance of the first Compact Privileges in the first half of 2018.
For answers to other questions about the PT Compact visit the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page.
The PT Compact offers physical therapists and physical therapist assistants a fast and effective way to start practicing in states across the U.S. Click now to purchase your privilege.