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Praxis Exam Registration

Updated September 25, 2020

Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) Praxis Exam testing has resumed through the Educational Testing Service (ETS) Praxis at Home online system. ETS and ProctorU, a world leader in live remote proctoring have partnered to help our community.

Audiology and SLP Praxis exam candidates for the Praxis at Home can register online or by phone at 800-772-9476. Testing will be available between 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. Pacific Time, seven days a week. The Praxis at Home option is currently available and may be extended by ETS as needed.

Test centers are beginning to reopen at limited capacity. To assist testing candidates, ETS has announced that there will be no testing windows for the Praxis at Home option, which means Audiology and SLP Praxis exams will be available online any day of the week. In-person testing will continue to follow the 2-week testing window. Consult ETS COVID-19 Praxis Testing for more information and test center procedures.

How to Register

Register directly with ETS for the test date and location that best meets your needs. It is recommended that students take the exam during the final year. The exam is outcome based and depends on the student being able to engage in clinical decision-making.

  • The Praxis II™: Subject Assessment in Audiology is offered as a computer-based test (5343)*
  • The Praxis II™: Subject Assessment in Speech-Language Pathology is offered as a computer-based test (5331)

*All test takers are encouraged to take the Praxis Audiology (5343) test. ASHA will continue to accept a passing score on the Praxis test (both the 5342 and 0342 test codes) if this version is required by your state’s licensing agency. 

Important Details to Remember

Background Information Questionnaire

Complete all four pages of the registration form, including the section on background information. It is recommended that you complete the three questions identified with asterisks (e.g., identify the highest education level that you have attained to date).

Attending Institution(s) or A-Code

Using the Audiology/Speech Language Pathology Attending Institution/Recipient Codes [PDF], find the code preceded by an RA identifying the institution where you received your graduate education in Audiology or Speech-Language Pathology and enter the code number on the registration form (e.g., for Auburn University, RA0007 – enter 0007).

Designated Score Recipient(s) or R-Code

Using the Audiology/Speech Language Pathology Attending Institution/Recipient Codes [PDF], find the code(s) preceded by an R or RA for up to three institutions that you designate to receive your exam score and enter the code number(s) on the registration form.

  • For ASHA certification, exam results must be sent directly to ASHA from ETS (select code R5031 and enter 5031).
  • It is recommended that you have your score sent to your academic institution (e.g., for Auburn University, RA0007 – enter 0007).
  • Select a state licensing board, if appropriate (e.g., for the Alabama State Board of Examiners for SLP/Aud, R7003 – enter 7003).

A fourth score recipient can be designated on the registration form in the section, Other Passing Score Information. To designate this, select a state/agency from State/Agency Code, List D [PDF] (e.g., for Maryland 7403 – enter 7403).

Major Field and Certification Field

  • Audiology Code 701
  • Speech-Language Pathology Code 705

General Registration Information

Visit the ETS website for further registration information about

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