The Speech-Language Pathology program of University of West Georgia provides opportunities for students to complete a number of clinical hours on the campus. However, students are required to complete clinical hours in other settings.
The program prepares students for a professional career in the identification, assessment, and treatment of all communication disorders, including language, articulation, voice, resonance, fluency, and swallowing disorders. Successful completion of program and other professional requirements is designed to lead the applicant toward obtaining a Master of Education degree (M.Ed.) in Speech-Language Pathology, Georgia Professional Standards Commission (PSC) certification, Georgia Licensure in Speech-Language Pathology, and ASHA's Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC).
The mission of the Communication Sciences and Disorders is to prepare speech-language pathology professionals to deliver and promote the highest professional standards in a variety of clinical and educational settings, across a culturally and linguistically diverse client population. This is accomplished through the integration of traditional and emerging pedagogy, technologies, an a focus on excellence across a wide spectrum of communication disorders, from infancy through adulthood.
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- Educational Psychology
- Instructional Technology
- Stuttering: Theory and Research
- Voice and Resonance Disorders
- Assessment and Treatment of Neurogenic Communication Disorders
- Aural Habilitation and Rehabilitation
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesCommunication Sciences Special Education Linguistics View 630 other Masters in Linguistics in United States
- All graduate applicants must complete the online Grad Application. A one-time application fee of $40 is required
- Official transcripts from a regionally or nationally accredited institution are required and should be sent directly to the UWG Graduate Admissions Office
- A bachelor's degree in communication sciences and disorders, speech and hearing sciences, speech-language pathology, or equivalent
- 3.0 or better GPA
- Official GRE Scores
- 3 Letters of Recommendation
- Personal Statement/Essay
- Passing score on the GACE Program Admission Assessment, Combined Test I, II, and III; or
- The GACE Program Admission Assessment
- English language proficiency
International11220 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5610 USD per semester during 24 months.
National11220 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5610 USD per semester during 24 months.
In-State2892 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1446 USD per semester during 24 months.
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