Summary of Arkansas Speech Pathology State License Requirements
Speech Pathology Initial Licensure for Arkansas
- Speech pathology candidates must have a master’s degree in communicative disorders.
- Arkansas speech-language licensure applicants must complete 36 weeks of supervised, paid full-time or part-time professional experience. For an Arkansas speech language license, an applicant will have a grace period to work while their initial application is being processed. When the application is received, a letter will be sent to the applicant beginning the grace period.
- Applicants must also pass the national Praxis exam for speech pathology license verification.