M.A. On Campus Online

Speech Pathology

Calvin University

24 months
921 USD/credit 33156 USD/year
920 USD/credit 33120 USD/year
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Prepare for professional work or doctoral study in speech pathology and audiology with our traditional master's degree in Speech Pathology at Calvin University.


Speech pathology and audiology is an exciting and growing field. At Calvin University, you'll work in our clinics providing care for patients studying the causes and treatment of a variety of disorders, all within the supporting framework of reformed Christian faith. You will also have the option of completing a thesis at the end of the Speech Pathology program.


Take advantage of our outstanding teaching and brand new facilities. Through experience in our on-campus and off-site clinics and rich liberal arts preparation, you'll gain the broad skills necessary to prepare for graduate work in speech pathology or audiology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Language Disorders I: Infants, Toddlers and Preschool Children
  • Language Disorders II: School-Age
  • Aphasia
  • Speech Sound Disorders
  • Fluency Disorders
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Seminar in Speech-Language Pathology
  • Motor Speech Disorders
  • Voice and Voice Disorders
  • Neurocognitive Communication Disorders
  • Dysphagia
  • Cleft and Craniofacial Disorders

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


72 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduation from a regionally accredited undergraduate college or university. If you have a degree in another major, you need to complete the necessary prerequisites PRIOR to applying to our MA program.
  • Prerequisite SPAUD courses must have been completed within the last seven years.
  • A minimum overall GPA of at least a 3.0 and a minimum GPA of 3.0 (no exceptions).
  • Three letters of recommendation from persons familiar with your academic and/or professional abilities.
  • A personal statement that describes professional goals as well as three strengths and three areas of growth related to your place in a graduate program for speech-language pathology(maximum 500 words).
  • Successful completion (with at least a 3.0 GPA) of the undergraduate prerequisites or their equivalents.
  • Enrollment in the MA program is also contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check, fingerprint check, and drug screen.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33156 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 921 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    33120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 920 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Grand Rapids

990 - 1710 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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