What are the specific requirements for a Speech Therapist?

I am currently an Elem Ed. major. I find myself torn between the incredibly low paying Ok wages and my desire to make a positive impact in the lives of children. I was thinking maybe a Speech Therapist might be the way to go. I need any information regarding education requirements, certifications, salary & benefits. Thanks!!!

Asked By: Darbi G - 1/30/2007
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That is what I have a degree in. I got a Bachelor of Arts degree, at other universities it is a Bachelor of Science, just depends on where you go. Obviously you have to have a Bachelor's degree and then you must have a Master's degree to practice on your own. You can practice as an assistant without your Master's... More
Answered By: WhyBother919 - 1/31/2007
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it would help that you teach english in a english country and leave out the slangs for the gang violence world if your human with a heart just remember how to sound out your words and definition of them and remember people do slur thier words and cant always be corrected so if thats what your looking for have patience... More
Answered By: dugbug63 - 1/30/2007
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