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Rule 4757-13-02 | Requirements for licensure as a professional counselor.


All applicants for licensure as a professional counselor shall:

(A) Meet the educational requirements as established in rule 4757-13-01 or 4757-13-06 of the Administrative Code.

(B) Successfully complete the licensure examination prescribed by the counselor professional standards committee. Applicants shall have passed the required examination within seven years of application date, unless they are currently licensed in an equivalent capacity in another state and passed the prescribed examination as part of the licensure requirements in that state.

(C) Have no disqualifying criminal convictions.

(D) Have met all of the initial application requirements established in rule 4757-1-04 of the Administrative Code.

Last updated December 27, 2023 at 8:20 AM

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 4757.23, 4757.22, 4757.10
Amplifies: 4757.23, 4757.22
Five Year Review Date: 12/26/2028
Prior Effective Dates: 7/3/1997, 2/9/1998, 9/20/2007, 11/2/2008, 7/1/2016, 3/5/2018