36 months
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783 USD/credit 14094 USD/year
783 USD/credit 14094 USD/year
498 USD/credit 8964 USD/year
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About

The mission of the Communication Sciences and Disorders program from University of Central Arkansas is the preparation of professionals qualified to provide independent professional diagnostic and therapy services to individuals with a wide range of communication and swallowing needs in a variety of settings. 

Overview

Key Features

Graduates from the Communication Sciences and Disorders program from University of Central Arkansas earn a Master of Science degree and meet academic and clinical practicum standards for the Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) in Speech-Language Pathology granted by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and the Speech-Language Pathology license issued by the Arkansas Board of Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology.  

Graduates also meet the requirements for the Speech-Language Pathology credential from the Arkansas State Department of Education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical Professional Seminar
  • Cultural Diversity and Counseling in Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Advanced Speech Sound Disorders
  • Deaf/hard of Hearing: Intervention Strategies
  • Feeding and Swallowing Disorders

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

54 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.7
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.70 on a scale of 4.00 OR at least a 3.00 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate study
  • Minimum 3.00 GPA on any graduate course work taken at another accredited institution
  • Test Scores –  Most of our programs do not require standardized test scores. If the program requires scores for the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) or GMAT, the scores must be less than five years old. Register to take the GRE on the ETS website and send your scores to UCA.  UCA’s GRE institution code is 6012. See the UCA Graduate Bulletin for program-specific admission requirements.
  • Program-specific admission requirements – These vary by program and include items such as test scores, interviews, etc.  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14094 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 783 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    14094 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 783 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • In-State

    8964 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 498 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Conway

878 - 1274 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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