• Applicants to a clinical fellowship program must be licensed as a physical therapist in the state(s) where the clinical training for the program will occur prior to commencing the program.  In addition, the applicant must possess at least one of the following qualifications:

    1. specialist certification
    2. completion of a residency in a specialty area
    3. demonstrable clinical skills within a particular specialty area

    Foreign-educated Physical Therapists (PTs)

    For those individuals educated outside of the United States, eligibility to participate in a fellowship program is dependent on the program. All individuals must be licensed to practice physical therapy in the state that clinical training will occur. For additional information on obtaining licensure for foreign-educated physical therapists please review the APTA licensure webpage.