24 months
11340 USD/year
8796 USD/year
6252 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Master of Arts (M.A.) degree program in Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) at the University of Memphis requires a two-year commitment (including summers) and a minimum of 60 semester hours of credit. 


In addition, students at the University of Memphis must meet all academic and clinical requirements specified by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) for the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology.

Key Features 

  • For admission to the Master's degree program in SLP, students are required to submit an application to the Communication Sciences and Disorders Centralized Application Service (CSDCAS). See our Apply to Professional Programs page for specific details on the application process.
  • We strongly encourage students who have degrees in other areas to apply to the program. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech Mechanism
  • Communication Sciences
  • Language and Speech Development
  • Acoustic and Perceptual Phonetics
  • Neurological Bases of Communication
  • Interprofessional Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

If you meet any of the following criteria you will need to take AUSP 7006 in the summer of the year you are admitted:

  • You have never taken a Child Language Development Course
  • You have taken a Child Language Development Course and earned a C+ or lower grade
  • You do not pass our online assessment on key topics related to Child Language Development (assessment is only available to students who have already completed a course in Child Language Development)
  • GRE optional
  • Transcripts

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11340 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5670 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    8796 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4398 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    6252 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3126 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Memphis

955 - 1582 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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