SLPA Workshop

Information about the Summer 2020 SLPA Workshop will be posted once it is available. Please check back in February 2020.

The University of Texas Speech and Hearing Center (UTSHC) SLPA Workshop offers qualified participants the opportunity to acquire the 25 clinical assisting hours required to obtain the SLPA licensure in Texas. Workshop participants will gain a variety of clinical experiences under the supervision of experienced University of Texas at Austin Clinical Faculty.

Participants MUST have their 25 observation hours before participation in this workshop. The fee to enroll in the UT Speech and Hearing Center Speech Language Pathology Assistant Workshop is $1,500. Upon completion of the UTSHC SLPA Workshop, you will receive a signed certificate documenting your acquisition of the 25 clinical assisting hours.

Application Instructions

Please submit the required application and documents by April 19, 2019, to be considered for the Summer 2019 SLPA Workshop (starting June 2019). Notice of acceptance will be sent out by May 1, 2019.

  1. Application form
  2. Statement of interest: Please include a 500-word statement of interest. The statement should describe your professional goals in relation to working as an SLPA and discuss any relevant experience.
  3. Resume: Please attach your current resume to your application documents. Limit your resume to one page only.

Submit your application via email to

Accepted candidates must provide the following by June 1, 2019:

  1. Deposit
  2. Background check
  3. Proof of Medical Malpractice insurance
  4. HIPAA training
  5. Proof of completion of 25 Observation hours

More details are available in the application package.

Download the application


Phone: 512-471-3841