California Speech-Language Pathology Licensing Guide - 2024

Speech Pathologist Programs

by Speech Pathologist Programs Staff

Updated: March 19th, 2024

Speech Pathology Licensure Guide for the state of California

If you’re interested in pursuing a career in speech-language pathology in California, you’ve come to the right place. As a state speech-language pathologist or speech-language pathology assistant, you’ll play a crucial role in helping individuals with communication disorders. Whether it’s helping a child with a speech delay or working with an adult who has suffered a stroke, your work will have a profound impact on people’s lives. However, before you can begin practicing in California, you’ll need to obtain the proper licensing.

This guide is here to help you navigate the licensing process, so you can focus on what you do best: helping people communicate effectively. We’ll cover everything from the educational requirements to the application process, and we’ll provide you with the resources you need to succeed.

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