State-by-State Guide for Speech Pathology License Requirements
If you’re on the path to becoming a speech pathologist, you need to know the educational and work experience requirements, fees, and where to find your state’s SLP license application and other resources. This guide offers general information about the licensing process and provides links to each state’s licensing board.
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Who Sets the License Requirements for Speech Pathologists?
There is no single nationally accepted SLP license; each state has its own requirements for speech pathology licensure. Every state has a board with experienced practitioners or a licensing department that evaluates your education and experience to ensure you meet the state’s requirements and issues the SLP license.