M.Sc. On Campus

Speech Pathology

University of Nevada, Reno

24 months
21006 USD/year
21006 USD/year
5352 USD/year
Tuition fee
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 The M.S. in Speech Pathology at University of Nevada, Reno provides the academic and clinical requirements necessary for the Certificate of Clinical competence from ASHA. Students work with their advisors to develop an approved program of study. 


The Speech Pathology program offered by University of Nevada, Reno provides a variety of course offerings that emphasize evaluation and treatment of communicative disorders involving language, phonology, fluency, voice, alaryngeal speech, aphasia, cleft palate, autism, augmentative communication, cerebral palsy, and literacy.

Graduates with M.S. in Speech Pathology from University of Nevada, Reno will:

  • conduct research, seek extramural funding, and encourage student involvement in research.
  • develop specialized clinical programs that reflect current needs and future trends utilizing current technology and expanding innovations.
  • develop skills and experience in assessment and therapeutic techniques for children and adults with communication disorders.


Students are prepared for professional careers as speech-language pathologist in schools, hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and community clinics.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Advanced Speech Sound Disorders 
  • Internship in Speech Pathology and Audiology 
  • Language Assessment and Intervention 
  • Research Design 
  • Craniofacial Disorders 
  • Language Theory 
  • Dysphasia
  • Fluency Disorders 
  • Motor Speech and Swallowing Disorders 
  • Seminar in Alaryngeal Speech 
  • Medical Speech Lang Path 
  • Seminar in Clinical Procedures 
  • Disorders of Voice 
  • Advanced Practicum
  • Comprehensive Examination 
  • Thesis 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • Official transcripts from every institution attended for a complete history of your education
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology OR completion of Graduate Special course sequence.
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores must be submitted as part of the application. Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing are required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21006 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21006 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    21006 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21006 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    5352 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5352 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Reno

860 - 1230 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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