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Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education

Utah State University

12 months
Duration
15964 USD/year
15964 USD/year
4684 USD/year
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About

The Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education program of the Utah State University is organized into three divisions: audiology, speech-language pathology, and deaf education.

Overview

The Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services, which houses the Department of Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education, ranks in the top 2% of all graduate colleges of education. The college was also ranked third in the nation in total research dollars received, according to “America's Best Graduate Schools” U.S. News & World Report.

The Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education program of the Utah State University offers three options: speech-language pathology MS degree requires students to complete a research component, the MA degree requires a comprehensive examination and the MEd is designed for students who plan to work in the deaf educational field. Both MS and MA degrees are recognized as comparable degrees within both clinical and academic speech-language pathology settings.

Career Options

Graduates can work in the following settings:

  • Graduates become teachers of the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Hospitals
  • Schools
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Nursing facilities
  • Home health care centers
  • Community centers
  • Private practice settings

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Language Assessment and Intervention for School-age Children and Adolescents
  • Disorders of Fluency-Stuttering
  • Professional Practice in Speech-Language Pathology
  • Classroom Teaching Using American Sign Language
  • Education of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • Teaching School Subjects to Students who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • It is preferred that applicants have undergraduate backgrounds in communicative disorders or deaf education, depending on their desired specialization
  • Complete the online application
  • Pay the $55 application fee
  • Score at or above the 40th percentile on the GRE or MAT  (MAT only accepted upon approval by the department)
  • Have a 3.0 or higher GPA on your last 60 semester or 90 quarter credits
  • Provide transcripts of all college/university credits
  • Provide three contacts for letters of recommendation
  • Students interested in the education of the deaf and hard of hearing specialization with a bilingual-bicultural focus must pass an ASL assessment. Contact the department for more information about this assessment.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15964 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7982 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15964 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7982 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4684 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2342 USD per semester during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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