M.Sc. On Campus

Communication Disorders and Sciences

Eastern Illinois University

24 months
785 USD/credit 12952 USD/year
785 USD/credit 12952 USD/year
327 USD/credit 5395 USD/year
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Our Communication Disorders and Sciences program at Eastern Illinois University provides evaluations and recommendations necessary to help educators best serve the academic needs of individuals with autism spectrum disorders.


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

Key Features

  • 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 
  •  Motor Speech Disorders
  • Advanced Speech Sound Disorders

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a minimum of 3.0 major and cumulative g.p.a. to apply.
  • 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

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  • International

    12952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 785 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    12952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 785 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    5395 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 327 USD per credit during 24 months.

Per Credit Hour

Living costs for Charleston

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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Communication Disorders and Sciences
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