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Communicative Disorders

California State University Northridge

M.Sc. Online
24 months
Duration
20286 USD/year
20286 USD/year
8406 USD/year
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About

The Communicative Disorders master’s degree offered by California State University Northridge is the professional entry-level requirement for employment as a speech-language pathologist.

Overview

Completion of the baccalaureate and master’s degree programs in Speech-Language Pathology enables students to satisfy the academic requirements for:

  • License in all states to practice in medical, rehabilitative or private practice settings.
  • Education credentials in all states for employment in public schools.
  • Professional certification by the Council for Clinical Certification ASHA.

The Communicative Disorders department’s curriculum at California State University Northridge is conducted through classroom instruction, online instruction and experiential learning, including intensive student participation in the clinical programs of the CSUN Language, Speech and Hearing Center. Advanced graduate students obtain additional clinical experience through placement in the department’s affiliated medical centers, professional practices and public schools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Background Leveling in Communication Disorders and Sciences 
  •  Interviewing and Counseling in Communicative Disorders
  • Research in Communicative Disorders 
  • Language Disorders II 
  • Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology of Speech, Language and Hearing 
  • Pediatric Audiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

55 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Completion of approved undergraduate courses in Communication Disorders and Sciences
  • Submission of three letters of recommendation on departmental forms
  • Be in good academic standing at the last college or university attended.
  • Complete the “International Online Application”
  • A $55.00 (US currency) non-refundable application fee
  • All  secondary-school records 
  • Applicants who have studied in the U.S. are also required to have the U.S.institution(s) send official transcript(s) directly to CSUN
  • Submit a copy of your passport information page with your documents

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20286 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    20286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20286 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    8406 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8406 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

If you are not a resident of California, add $396 per unit.

Funding

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