36 months
17748 USD/year
17748 USD/year
9234 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This program has the distinction of being the first professional training program at a historically Black college and university (HBCU) to receive accreditation. Since its inception, the Speech-Language Pathology program at the University of the District of Columbia has been designated by the University as a center of excellence. 


Many of its faculty and students, both past and present, have been recognized in the field for scholarship, leadership and service. 

Our Speech-Language Pathology program at the University of the District of Columbia has a long history of excellence in preparing speech-language pathologists for service delivery to children and adults with a variety of communicative disorders. 

Key facts

Our academic and clinical training experiences provide students with a strong generalist foundation and offer opportunities for expanded exposure in the areas of early expressive and receptive language delay, motor speech dysfunction, voice and fluency disorders, and sociolinguistics.


The program is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech–Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. 

Programme Structure

Courses in this program include:

  • Neuroanatomy of the Speech & Hearing Mechanism
  • Language Disorders
  • Articulation & Phonological Disorders 
  • Research Methods in Communication Disorders

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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57 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application for Masters Degree Applicants.
  • Pay the non-refundable $50 application fee.
  • Submit college transcript(s) reflecting all course work, grades and date of graduation.
  • Submit official GRE, GMAT or other examination scores required by program.
  • Submit a 500-word personal statement about your academic and professional goals, research interests, relevant prior experience, motivation for graduate study in your proposed program and any other information in support of your application for graduate admission.
  • Submit two letters of recommendation.
    • Fulfill additional admission requirements and documentation set by individual graduate degree programs
    • hold a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited, post-secondary institution

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17748 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8874 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    17748 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8874 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • In-State

    9234 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4617 USD per semester during 36 months.


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