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M.Sc. On Campus Online

Communicative Sciences and Disorders

New York University

30 months
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About

This Communicative Sciences and Disorders MSc program from New York University prepares you for eligibility for professional licensure as a speech-language pathologist.

Overview

At the Communicative Sciences and Disorders MSc program from New York University students will learn methods of prevention, assessment, and intervention for people with communication and swallowing disorders, as well as how to integrate research principles into evidence-based clinical practice. An optional thesis is available for students interested in pursuing advanced research.

Upon graduation, you'll be positioned for eligibility for professional licensure as a speech-language pathologist. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of:

  • The principles of biological sciences, physical sciences, mathematics, and social and behavioral sciences
  • How to integrate research principles in evidence-based clinical practice
  • Prerequisite skills in oral and written communication sufficient for entry into professional practice
  • Basic human communication and swallowing processes, including their biological, neurological, acoustic, psychological, developmental, linguistic, and cultural bases
  • The nature of speech, language, hearing, and communication disorders and differences and swallowing disorders, including etiologies, characteristics, anatomical /physiological, acoustic, psychological, developmental, and linguistic and cultural correlates
  • Principles and methods of prevention, assessment, and intervention for people with communication and swallowing disorders, including consideration of anatomical/physiological, developmental, and linguistic and cultural correlates of the disorders
  • Standards of ethical conduct
  • Contemporary professional issues
  • Certification, specialty recognition, licensure, and other relevant professional credentials

Career Outcomes

Our graduates secure jobs in a variety of settings, such as public/private schools, hospitals, rehabilitation programs, skilled nursing facilities, private practices, and therapeutic preschool programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech and Swallow Mechanisms
  • Neurological Basis of Cognition, Behavior, and Communication
  • Audiology and Aural Rehabilitation 
  • Phonetics
  • Science of Language
  • Language Development and Disorders
  • Speech Development and Disorders in Children

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
160 (verbal)
156 (quantitative)
5 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal Statement
  • Résumé/CV
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Supplemental Essay -  In your opinion, how does social media and the use of smartphones impact interpersonal relationships/communication?
  • Re-Application Essay: If you are re-applying to NYU Steinhardt's CSD Program, please briefly describe the steps you have taken to strengthen your application since your last submission. Please include when you applied and what modality (on-campus or online).
  • GRE
  • English Proficiency Exam (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35846 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 89616 USD for the full programme during 30 months.
  • National

    35846 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 89616 USD for the full programme during 30 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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