OT and PT License Board Colorado

Colorado Therapy Licensure​

Acquire your license to practice as a physical therapist or occupational therapist in Colorado and embark on a fulfilling career. It's easy to get started. Explore this page for information about Colorado licensure, application processing times, PT and OT job opportunities, average salaries, and more.

AMN has strong relationships with healthcare organizations throughout the country and can match you to a great therapy position in the Centennial State. We also have a team of experts to help our allied health professionals navigate the licensing process.

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How to Get Your Colorado License

PT and OT Licensure

Once exam and other requirements are met, you'll apply to the appropriate therapy State Board and you can expect:

  • PT licenses are processed in 1-2 weeks
  • The Colorado Office of Occupational Therapy doesn't have a set timeline for processing applications.

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Helpful Info for Colorado Therapy Licensure

State Board Address

Physical Theapy

Colorado State Physical Therapy Board
1560 Broadway, Suite 1350
Denver, CO 80202

Occupational Therapy

California Board of Occupational Therapy
1610 Arden Way, Suite 121
Sacramento, CA 95815

State Board Contact

Physical Therapy

Email: dora_physicaltherapyboard@state.co.us
Phone: (303) 894-7800
Fax: (303) 869-0144

Occupational Therapy

Email: dora_occupationaltherapists@state.co.us
Phone: (303) 894-7800
Fax: (303) 894-2310

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OT and PT Salary in Colorado

Earn Lucrative Pay

Colorado is a highly desirable destination and ranks among the top ten best states to live in by U.S. News. Many healthcare facilities in the state need OTs and PTs to fill staffing gaps. 

  • Physical therapists could earn up to $86,740 yearly
  • Occupational therapists could earn up to $90,990  yearly
  • Receive a housing stipend
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement

Where Adventure Meets Serenity

Navigating Colorado

Colorado is experiencing strong population growth from people drawn to its robust economy and incredible landscape. An abundance of mountain peaks makes the region ideal for skiing and snowboarding, but there are also plenty of wilderness areas for year-round recreation including backpacking, rock climbing, parasailing, rafting, and wildlife viewing. Occupational therapists and physical therapists are needed throughout the Centennial State — reach out to our recruiters to find a position that appeals to you.

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