When you have passed the national examination and received your ASHA certification, you may apply for an Audiology license based on your ASHA certification.
Requirements for All Applicants
- Submit completed, signed and notarized Application for Audiology Licensure .
- Enclose the processing fee by check or money order made payable to “State of Delaware.”
- Submit a copy of your current ASHA certification card or verification from the American Board of Audiology (or its successors).
- If you have ever held a license in another jurisdiction, arrange for the Board office to receive verification of licensure from each jurisdiction where you have held a license, sent directly from the jurisdiction to the Board office.
- Arrange for the Board office to receive an official transcript from an accredited college or university, sent directly from the school to the Board office.
- The transcript must show that that you earned a doctorate degree in audiology unless you were licensed before July 10, 2009.
- If the final transcript showing your degree is not yet available, arrange for the Board office to receive a letter from a school official attesting to the degree that you will receive. Although the Board will review your application with only this letter, the Board office will not issue your license until it receives the final transcript.
- Complete the Criminal History Record Check Authorization form to request State of Delaware and Federal Bureau of Investigation criminal background checks. Follow the instructions on the form to arrange to be fingerprinted.
- Arrange for the Board office to receive an official score report showing that you passed the Praxis™ Audiology national examination, sent directly from the testing service to the Board office. If you did not order a score report for Delaware when you took the exam, click Praxis: For Test Takers: Scores to order an additional score report.
- If you have never been issued a U.S. Social Security Number (SSN), submit a Request for Exemption from Social Security Number Requirement.