Completion of the Communication Sciences and Disorders Master's degree at the California State University Sacramento provides the training necessary for students to qualify for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association's Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology, the California State License in Speech-Language Pathologist and the California Speech-Language Pathology Services Credential. The Department also prepares students to apply for the Special Class Authorization, an extension of the Speech-Language Pathology Services Credential, required to teach a classroom of students with primary disabilities in the area of speech and language impairment (Other experiences and exams are also required; these will be described below under "Additional Information").
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- Motor Speech Disorders
- Advanced Seminar in Child Language Disorders
- Methods: Speech Disorders I
- Practice: Speech Disorders I
- Practice: Hearing Screenings
- 24 months
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DisciplinesCommunication Sciences View 449 other Masters in Communication Sciences in United States
- Students must have an undergraduate degree (or its equivalent) in Speech-Language Pathology
- Students must understand that admission preference is given to students whose undergraduate curriculum is equivalent to Sacramento State’s Communication Sciences and Disorders Undergraduate Curriculum.
- Students must have completed the required major prerequisite coursework as delineated in the Undergraduate Program Catalog
- Successful passage of all three sections of CBEST
- Three letters of recommendations.
- Oral and written essay.
- Resume of related work
- Documentation of completed observation hours.
- Students must consult the Department website for additional current admission requirements and procedures.
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