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Professional Licensure Information

The University of Toledo (UT) programs leading to licensure and/or advanced practice certification/endorsement, whether delivered online or face-to-face, satisfy the academic requirements for those credentials set forth by the State of Ohio. Requirements for licensure and/or advanced practice certification/endorsement eligibility vary from one profession to another and from state to state.

If you are interested in a UT program that leads to professional licensure and/or have a license and seek advanced practice certification/endorsement, please check with the appropriate licensing body in the state where you intend to practice to verify that the desired UT program will meet the eligibility criteria for the credentials you seek. 

National sites containing state board directories are provided below.

Profession National Licensing Body
Accounting National Association of State Boards of Accountancy
Athletic Training National Athletic Trainers’ Association
Counselor Education - Clinical Mental Health Counseling  National Board of Certified Counselors
Education National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification
Engineering National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying
Geology National Association of State Boards of Geology
Human Donation Science American Board for Transplant Certification
Medical Degree Federation of State Medical Boards: Directory of State Medical and Osteopathic Boards
Medical–Technology/Laboratory Science American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Board of Certification
Nursing National Council of State Boards of Nursing
Occupational Therapy National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
Pharmacy National Association of Boards of Pharmacy
Physician Assistant NCCPA State Licensing Boards
Physical Therapy Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy
Psychology Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards
Recreation Therapy The following states require licensure: OklahomaNew HampshireNorth CarolinaUtah
Respiratory Therapy American Association for Respiratory Care
School Psychology National Association of School Psychologists
Social Work Association of Social Work Boards
Speech Language Pathology American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Last Updated: 11/13/17