The Speech-Language Pathology program of Pacific University Oregon emphasizes the integration of evidence based academic and clinical knowledge and skills throughout the curriculum. Our innovative and comprehensive curriculum is integrated with a wide variety of community-based clinical experiences that prepare students for entry-level practice. Our philosophy is that students learn in a supportive environment. Our vision is to change practice by developing exceptional critical thinkers who become leaders in their diverse communities. As a program, we value: community, equity, compassion, critical inquiry, advocacy, and lived experiences.
Our speech-language pathology curriculum provides in-depth study of the wide range of SLP clinical practice in speech, language, swallowing, and cognitive-communication disorders across the lifespan. Our faculty integrates the best current evidence with client-centered care using innovative and practical approaches to teaching. Students have the opportunity to work closely with faculty, professional speech-language pathology clinical supervisors, and gain interdisciplinary experience working with allied health professionals in a variety of community-based settings throughout the graduate program. Our graduates will be prepared to work in a variety of clinical settings with clients across the lifespan, such as in early childhood programs, public and specialty schools, hospitals, rehabilitation centers, residential care facilities, and private clinical practices.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Language Disorders in Children
- Speech Sound Disorders
- Seminar on Diversity
- Fluency Disorders
- Communication and Aging
- Counseling Across the Lifespan
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesLanguage Studies Linguistics View 1044 other Masters in Language Studies in United States
- All students applying for admission to the graduate program must have completed a bachelor’s degree at an accredited college or university prior to the start of the master’s program.
- Prerequisite Coursework
- Candidates must have completed the minimum 25 hours of clinical observation with an ASHA-certified SLP, and provide appropriate documentation, prior to the start of the Master’s program.
- A minimum 3.00 GPA overall and 3.25 GPA in CSD prerequisite coursework is highly recommended for admission to our graduate program.
- Complete the online application using the Communication Sciences and Disorders Centralized Application Service
- Official transcripts
- A personal statement
- Your resume information
- English language proficiency
International32119 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 64238 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
National32119 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 64238 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
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