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Speech-Language Pathology with Bilingual Extension

The City University of New York

24 months
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855 USD/credit
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About

The M.A. Program in Speech-Language Pathology with Bilingual Extension from The City University of New York prepares students for professional careers as bilingual speech-language pathologists.

Overview

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. 

Degree Requirements

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.

Accreditation

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).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • 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

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

72 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 24 months.

Resident: 

  • Full-time - $5,545/semester
  • Part-time - $470/credit

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
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