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Board Examination Preparation: ASHA Praxis Exam (SLP)

Guide to preparation resources for health professions board examinations.

ASHA Resources

Exam Prep Books at the Library

ABout the Praxis in SLP

Formerly known as the NESPA, the Praxis Examination in Speech-Language Pathology is the national certification test required for all certified Speech-Language Pathologists. The ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence in SLP, state professional licensure and state teacher credentials all require passing Praxis scores. The current passing score for the ASHA certification is 162 (on a 100-200 scale); the passing score for state certifications varies by state.