Idaho 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 Idaho

If you’re interested in pursuing a career in speech-language pathology in Idaho, you’ve come to the right place. As a speech-language pathologist or assistant, you’ll work with individuals of all ages to diagnose, treat, and prevent communication and swallowing disorders.

Idaho requires all speech-language pathologists and speech-language pathology assistants to be licensed in order to practice in the state. The licensure process involves meeting specific education and clinical experience requirements, passing a national exam, and completing a background check. This guide will walk you through each step of the process, from the educational requirements to the application process, and provide helpful tips and resources along the way.

We understand that the licensure process can seem daunting, but with this guide, we hope to make it as clear and straightforward as possible. Whether you’re an individual just starting to looks at speech pathology schools, a recent graduate looking to begin your career, or an experienced clinician relocating to Idaho, this guide will provide you with the information you need to obtain your licensure and start helping individuals with communication and swallowing disorders in the state of Idaho.

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