The program is three years in length. In the first year of the program, students complete preliminary course work that provides the necessary foundation for graduate-level courses. The second and third years include graduate course work and clinical work that prepare students for professional practice. Clinical education is the strength of this program. Clinical settings range from hospitals to schools to private clinics.
Speech-Language Pathologists work in a variety of settings, including schools, hospitals, and research. They typically evaluate and treat speech and language disorders in children and adults. The master’s degree is entry level for the profession. Speech-Language Pathologists evaluate and provide services to individuals who have problems in the following areas: articulation, language, stuttering, voice, hearing, cognitive aspects of communication, social aspects of communication, and swallowing, or who need to learn to use a communication modality other than speech.
Possible Careers: Public and private schools, hospitals, rehabilitation centers, short-term and long-term nursing care facilities, community clinics, colleges and universities, private practice offices, state and local health departments, state and federal government agencies, home health agencies (home care), adult day care centers, centers for persons with developmental disabilities, research laboratories.
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- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesCommunication Sciences View 547 other Masters in Communication Sciences in United States
The admissions committee considers the following qualifications in making admission decisions:
- Personal statement (included in the online application)
- All official transcripts to generate overall GPA from undergraduate bachelor's degree
- Last two years' GPA
- A minimum GPA of 3.3 is required
- Letters of recommendation
International36829 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 36829 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
National36829 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 36829 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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