Graduates of this M.A. Program in Speech-Language Pathology with Bilingual Extension from The City University of New York meet the academic and clinical education standards established by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association for the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) and the New York State Education Department (NYSED) for teacher certification and state licensure in Speech-Language Pathology.
To fulfill the requirements for the M.A. degree in Speech-Language Pathology with Bilingual Extension, students must complete the curriculum consisting of 72 credits with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
To be eligible for the Certificate of Clinical Competence awarded by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and for current New York State licensure in speech-language pathology, students must also successfully complete a minimum of 400 hours of clinical practicum, of which 25 hours include clinical observation of intervention supervised by ASHA certified speech-language clinicians. Of the 375 direct contact hours of clinical practicum, 50 must be with bilingual clients.
The graduate program, in the Department of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences at Lehman College, is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
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- Organization of the Speech and Hearing Program in Elementary and Secondary Schools
- Professional and Ethical Issues in Speech-Language Pathology
- Theory and Application of Bilingualism to Speech Language Pathology
- Speech Science
- Neuroanatomy and Physiology for Communication Disorders
- Phonology and Articulation
- 24 months
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- A bachelor's degree (or its equivalent) from an accredited college or university.
- Demonstrate the potential to successfully pursue graduate study that is, having attained a minimum grade average of 3.5 in speech-language pathology courses taken for the graduate major (e.g. undergraduate record or as pre-requisite course fulfillment) and a minimum overall cumulative grade average of 3.0 in the undergraduate record.
- A minimum of two letters of recommendation from professors, one of which must be a professor of a speech-pathology or audiology course taken by the applicant.
- Following an initial application review, select applicants will be invited for a personal interview and will be interviewed by two faculty members.
- Submission of Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores taken within five years.
- Passing score on the Bilingual Education Assessment in a language of proficiency other than English.
International855 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 24 months.
National855 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 24 months.
- Full-time - $5,545/semester
- Part-time - $470/credit
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