DEPARTMENT: School of Health Sciences
100 Nixson Hall
For more information contact:
Coordinator of Graduate Studies
105A Music and Speech Center
The Ph.D. in Speech Language Pathology is a highly flexible program of study in either speech-language pathology or in audiology.
Official transcript(s), GRE, goal statement and two letters of recommendation.
M.A.: The degree requires a minimum of 32 semester hours of graduate coursework including at least 16 semester hours at the 60000 level or above. A major consisting of 18 or more semester hours in the College of Education, Health, and Human Services is required.
Ph.D.:Requirements include completion of 45 semester hours of precandidacy graduate work beyond the master’s degree and acceptable performance on a written and oral comprehensive examination. The 45 semester hours of precandidacy study consists of 24 hours in a major area of focus, 15 hours in two minor areas of focus, and 6 semester hours of research tool courses.
PROGRAM FEE: None
ACCREDITATION: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASLHA)—Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology