How to Apply for Certification in Speech-Language Pathology
Applicants for the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-language Pathology (CCC-SLP) are evaluated against the 2005 Standards for Certification in Speech-Language Pathology.
To begin the application process for your certification, you must first submit these items together:
When completing your application, please consult the list of institution codes [PDF] to determine the code for your college or university.
Before completing the certification process, you must also submit the following:
*Applicants applying more than three years after graduation from a CAA-accredited graduate program must submit official undergraduate transcripts reflecting all coursework completed for certification. Internationally educated applicants must submit an original evaluated transcript.
Reviewing a completed application and supplemental documentation will usually take 4–6 weeks. You may submit an application anytime after you have completed the necessary coursework, practicum, and received the required graduate degree.
Please contact the Action Center at 800-498-2071 with any questions about applying for ASHA certification.