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Communication Sciences and Disorders

Loma Linda University

24 months
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Communication Sciences and Disorders graduates at Loma Linda University 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.

Overview

The Communication Sciences and Disorders program at Loma Linda University is a two year program that includes graduate coursework and clinical work that prepare students for professional practice. Clinical education is the strength of this program and the clinical settings range from hospitals to schools to private clinics.

Profession

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.

Accreditation

This program is accredited by The Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Articulation
  • Language
  • Stuttering
  • Voice
  • Hearing
  • Cognitive aspects of communication
  • Social aspects of communication

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official Transcripts
  • Proof of High School Completion
  • Post-Secondary Transcripts
  • Test Scores
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • How to Send Required Documents

Tuition Fee

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    39700 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 39700 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    39700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39700 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for California

1570 - 2658 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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