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Communication Disorders and Sciences

Eastern Illinois University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
743 USD/credit
743 USD/credit
309 USD/credit
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About

Welcome to the stimulating and rewarding profession of speech-language pathology and the Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences at Eastern Illinois University.

Overview

The Graduate Program at Eastern Illinois University in Communication Disorders and Sciences… where great students learn to become outstanding speech-language pathologists!

Unique Aspects of the Program

  • Friendly, supportive faculty with wide-range of expertise and an open-door policy. Our highest priority is teaching you in class and clinic. ALL faculty worked as speech-language pathologists prior to joining the faculty at EIU (see faculty summary sheet).  ALL faculty teach courses and supervise in the clinic. Courses are clinically focused and include case-based teaching. 
  • Faculty members are actively engaged in practicing their profession through teaching, supervision, service on professional committees, attendance at conferences, and mentoring research.
  • Variety of clinical experiences while on-campus, including the EIU Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic, local schools, hearing impaired/aural rehabilitation, diagnostics.
  • Laptops are utilized in courses and in clinic.  Clinic is recorded digitally and viewed with your laptop. Clinic files are also digital.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in Communication Disorders and Sciences
  • Research Experience in Communication Disorders and Science 
  • Sign Language and Deaf Culture for the Speech-language-pathologist
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Grade Point Average(GPA): minimum 2.75 out of 4.0. Some graduate degrees have higher GPA requirements.
  • Official Entrance Examinations (GRE, GMAT, MAT): Some degree programs require entrance examinations.
  • Test of English Language (TOEFL, IELTS, etc.)
  • A passport copy is required.
  • Non-refundable application fee of $30.00 U.S. in the form of a check, certified check or money order made payable to Eastern Illinois University, application fee is valid for one year.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    743 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 743 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    743 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 743 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    309 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 309 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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