Proposed changes to the PT Practice Act 2018
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Supervision of PTA, PT Aides and Students
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License Renewal

Online renewals begin November 1st and must be completed by January 31st .

Renewal Fees

  1. Physical Therapists = $100.00
  2. Physical Therapist Assistants = $60.00

Late Renewals

After January 31st an additional $50.00 late fee will be assessed.

Renewal Requirements

  1. Physical therapists and physical therapist assistants must complete at least 25 contact units of continuing education every 2 years.
  2. New graduates are exempt from reporting continuing education units for the period following graduation.
  3. If you have had either a name, address, or email change you may update the information during the renewal.

Make sure to have the following information before you begin the online renewal process:

  1. Your last name as it appears on record with the Board (If you need to verify, please click here to look up that information.);
  2. Your social security number;
  3. Your PT/PTA license number (If your license number is 3 digits, please add a preceding zero. For example, if your license number is 211, type 0211.);
  4. A current Visa or MasterCard account;
  5. The expiration date of the Visa or MasterCard account.
  6. Your CC activity for the previous 2 years unless you use aPTitude and it is up to date.

All information entered will be encrypted, so your data will be transmitted safely and securely.

While you are in the renewal process please do NOT use the back button in your browser. If at any time you wish to exit the renewal process, please click the "Exit" button located at the bottom of the page.


Pursuant to Section 43-26.1-08 of the ND Century Code, it is necessary for all physical therapists who are licensed in the State of ND to renew their license no later than January 31st of each year. If your facility requires you to have your renewed license by December 31st, please submit your renewal no later than December 21st.

If you have a 3 digit license number, add a preceding zero.
PTA's make sure to add an A after the license number.
Example: 1234A

Please contact the board if you have any questions about your renewal.