Today’s guest post “How To Become a Speech Pathologist” is written by Candace Hayden, M.A., CCC-SLP, who experienced going back to school at 30+ years old with a family. She is currently a school SLP working with elementary-aged students. Thanks for joining us, Candace! How To Become a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) in 6 Easy Steps […]

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Graduate School, Graduate School Applications

How To Become a Speech Pathologist

the graduate school application process for SLPs title

How hard is it to get into speech pathology for graduate school? It can be pretty competitive! There are people out there who will say you need a 4.0 GPA, stellar recommendations, killer GREs, and lots of valuable experience to be considered. But, to be honest, I wasn’t a perfect candidate! I’m here to tell […]

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Graduate School, Graduate School Applications

How Hard Is It to Get into Speech Pathology? Easier with my tips!

speech pathology statement of purpose examples

So, you’re writing your speech pathology statement of purpose and looking for examples? When I wrote my essay, I remember thinking to myself… “I wish I could just read somebody else’s. Not to copy, but just to get a CLUE of where to start!”. So… here is the next best thing! Below is a list […]

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Graduate School Applications

Speech Pathology Statement of Purpose + Examples!

As I said in one of my first blog posts ever, applying to graduate school was one of the most stressful periods of my life. And I’m still saying that after a year and half of graduate school itself! I was convinced I wasn’t going to get in anywhere, so I was an absolute freak […]

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Graduate School, Graduate School Applications

Applying to SLP Graduate School: Where Do I Start?

I recently got an email, asking about how to best prepare for SLP graduate school. I thought it was a great question and thought I’d share some of my advice in a post! 1) My best and primary advice isn’t very helpful, but do NOTHING. Rest your brain. Enjoy your summer. Spend time with those […]

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Graduate School, Graduate School Applications

Preparing for SLP Graduate School

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