Qualifications For A Registration Speech-Language Pathology Assistants

To qualify for a registration as a speech-language pathology assistant, an applicant must:

  1. Must submit to fingerprinting.
  2. Hold a bachelor's degree in Speech-Language Pathology or Communicative Disorders from an accredited educational institution OR hold an Associate of Arts or Sciences Degree in Speech-Language Pathology Assistant from a Board approved SLPA program.
  3. Must have 70 hours of fieldwork experience OR nine months of full-time work experience performing the duties of an SLPA in a public school setting OR nine months of full-time work as an SLPA in another state with the appropriate authorization to practice.