The graduate program is designed for completion in two years including two summers for students with an undergraduate degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders. UW-Whitewater undergraduates who are accepted for early admission may finish the graduate program in one year including two summers. Full-time enrollment is 12 credits during the academic year and 9 credits during the summer. Only students admitted to the graduate program may enroll in 700 level courses. Exception may be granted by the Graduate Program Coordinator. Clinical performance reviews, and portfolio presentations are an integral aspect of determining academic and clinical competence and must be successfully completed for the degree.The curriculum prepares students for the PRAXIS Examination in Speech-Language Pathology — leading to a Certificate of Clinical Competence. In preparing to practice as a Speech-Language Pathologist, students will learn such skills as: conducting formal and informal measures to diagnose and implement goals for the treatment of individuals of all ages with disorders of articulation, language, voice, fluency, and hearing; theorizing about disorders of articulation, language, voice, fluency, and hearing; engaging in self and client evaluations utilizing objective behavioral measurements; and presenting client-related information in both written and oral communication.
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- introduction to clinical practicum in communicative disorders
- neural bases of speech and language
- augmentative and alternative communication
- aural rehabilitation
- introduction to graduate studies in csd
- disorders of speech production
- fluency disorders
- professional issues in communicative disorders
- motor speech disorders
- language learning disorders in school age children
- voice disorders
- language and cognitive disorders in adults
- swallowing and dysphagia
- speech and language disorders in young children
- 24 months
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DisciplinesEducation Communication Sciences Special Education View 653 other Masters in Special Education in United States
Individuals who have a major in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) or have completed the Prerequisite undergraduate coursework are welcome to apply.
- Minimum of three letters of recommendation attesting to your ability to perform at a graduate level.
International1023 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1023 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National1023 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1023 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
In-State495 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 495 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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