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Speech Language Pathology

Samford University

24 months
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924 USD/credit 26334 USD/year
924 USD/credit 26334 USD/year
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About

Samford University's Master of Science (M.S.) in Speech Language Pathology allows you to continue your education and become a highly qualified speech language pathologist.

Overview

Samford University offers this Speech Language Pathology degree program for one reason: to help you become a highly qualified speech-language pathologist with the skills, compassion and motivation to make a difference in your community, wherever you choose to live. 

They do that through faith-based academic coursework and clinical experiences that are designed to help you reach your career goals, while emphasizing life-long learning, and high moral and ethical competencies. When you graduate, you will be prepared to impact the lives of many people in truly meaningful ways.

Degree structure

The clinical program is distinct. You will have off-campus clinical practice throughout your time in the program, as well as some on-campus clinical lab experiences with other professionals. More and more, health care is delivered by teams of professionals from the various specialties. They’ve structured their program around this type of interdisciplinary collaboration so that your experience is broadened to include other professionals that you may work with during your career. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Motor Speech Disorders
  • Dysphagia in Pediatrics & Adults
  • Cognitive-Communicative Disorders in Adults
  • Professional Trends in Speech Language Pathology
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication
  • Structured Literacy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

57 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Possess a bachelor’s degree from a college or university that holds institutional accreditation
  • Pre-requisite undergraduate courses from a regionally accredited college or university (ASHA CCC eligibility requirement):
  • Biological science (4 credit hours)
  • Physical science (must be chemistry or physics) (4 credit hours)
  • Statistics (math, psychology, health sciences) (3 credit hours)
  • Social/Behavioral Science (sociology, psychology, anthropology) (3 credit hours)
  • For non-majors who may have completed some coursework in the discipline,  a minimum of 4 from the courses listed below MUST be taken at Samford University.
  • Undergraduate CSD or major area courses – no grade in a “major” area less than C
  • Minimum overall GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • GRE: Preferred minimum combined score of 295
  • Three letters of reference
  • On campus interview.
  • International applicants: TOEFL or IELTS
  • Upon acceptance, a non-refundable fee of $500 is required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26334 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 924 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    26334 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 924 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Homewood

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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