24 months
27270 USD/year
18180 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Speech-Language Pathology from Gallaudet University  involves combined course, lab, and clinical work in speech, language, hearing, and swallowing. 


Speech-Language Pathology from Gallaudet University curriculum is dedicated to speech sciences, research methods, language acquisition, clinical procedures, assistive technology, and multicultural experiences.

It also includes instruction in and supervised clinical experiences with persons who have speech sound disorders, voice disorders, swallowing disorders, fluency disorders, language disorders, and neurogenic communication disorders. 

Graduates with Speech-Language Pathology from Gallaudet University will gain:

  • Knowledge of the biological sciences, physical sciences, statistics, and social behavioral sciences (ASHA StandardIV-A).
  • Knowledge of basic human communication and swallowing processes, including the appropriate biological, neurological, acoustic, psychological, developmental, and linguistic and cultural bases (ASHA Standard V-B).
  • Current knowledge of the principles and methods of, and clinical skills in prevention, assessment, and intervention for people with communication and swallowing disorders across the lifespan (Standard IV-D and V-B)
  • Knowledge and skills in oral, written and other forms of communication sufficient for entry into professional practice Standard V-A)
  • Knowledge of research processes and integration of research principles into evidence-based clinical practice (Standard IV-F)
  • Knowledge of ASHA's current Code of Ethics and ethical conduct standards, professional contemporary issues, regulations and policies relevant to professional practice (Standards IV-E, G, and H)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Speech Science 
  • Audiology: Educational And Habilitative Implications
  • Language Development And Disorders 
  • Complex Communication Disorders & Aac 
  • Voice & Resonance Disorders 
  • Stuttering 
  • Motor Speech Disorders 
  • Speech Sound Disorders 
  • Neurogenic Speech And Language Disorders

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




57 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application form.
  • A non-refundable application fee of $75.
  • A minimum 3.0 grade point average (on a four-point scale) in all previous undergraduate and graduate study. (Occasionally, applicants with a GPA lower than 3.0 may be admitted conditionally upon the recommendation of the department.)
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate study, including evidence of having received a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university. (Those applying during their final undergraduate year will be required to submit a final transcript after completion of their bachelor’s degree and before enrolling in their first semester of graduate study.) 
  • Official transcripts of all graduate study.
  • Goals statement.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • All international applicants from non-English speaking countries must demonstrate English language competence via the Degrees of Reading Power (DRP) examination. TOEFL results may be substituted instead of taking the DRP.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13635 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    18180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9090 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • International (Developing Country): $13,635 per semester
  • International (Non-Developing Country): $18,180 per semester

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

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


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