42 months
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1322 USD/credit 15864 USD/year
1322 USD/credit 15864 USD/year
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Emerson College offers an online master’s in speech-language pathology with the same curriculum as its top-ranked* on-campus program. Students are prepared to pursue SLP certification in as few as 20 months. No GRE required.

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Overview

Earn an MS online from Emerson College and pursue certification as an SLP in as few as 20 months. Learn the same curriculum as the on-campus program, ranked in the top 20 by U.S. News & World Report in 2018. Study full time or part time, and choose from multiple start dates per year. No GRE required.

  • Prepares you to pursue certification as an SLP generalist
  • Same curriculum as the on-campus program, ranked #20 by U.S. News & World Report (2018)
  • In-person clinical placements at faculty-approved partner sites 
  • 5-term and 9-term study options
  • As few as 20 months to complete
  • Multiple start dates per year
  • No GRE required

In as few as 20 months, aspiring SLPs can earn a Master of Science in Communication Disorders online from Emerson College. Speech@Emerson uses the same evidence-based, family-centered curriculum as the on-campus program, which is ranked in the top 20 nationally. Classes are taught online by Emerson faculty, many of whom are practicing SLPs. With multiple start dates per year, students of all backgrounds can start earning their degree when the time is right for them.

Educational Opportunity

Students with all levels of experience in the speech-language pathology (SLP) field can earn a Master of Science in Communication Disorders from Emerson College from wherever they live. 

The online Speech@Emerson program prepares aspiring SLPs to pursue certification as generalist practitioners who work with people of any age with the full range of communicative challenges.

Speech@Emerson offers the same evidence-based curriculum as the on-campus program, which is accredited by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and ranked in the top 20 by U.S. 

News & World Report (2018). Both graduate-level and prerequisite courses are taught online by Emerson faculty, many of whom are practicing SLPs.

In addition to participating in online classes, students earn their degree by completing interactive assignments within a virtual campus, in-person immersions at Emerson, and clinical placements at sites approved by Emerson faculty. 

The program’s support staff includes field placement specialists who identify local settings where students can apply their clinical skills.

The online program is offered both full time and part time and can be completed in as few as 20 months. Multiple start dates are offered annually, and the admissions committee reviews applications on a rolling basis so aspiring SLPs can start making an immediate impact in their clients’ lives."

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Neurologic Bases of Communication
  • Preschool Language Disorders
  • Research Methods and Measurements
  • Language and Literacy Disabilities
  • Speech Sound Disorders
  • Aphasia
  • Fluency Disorders

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 42 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

42 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1322 USD per credit during 42 months.
  • National

    15864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1322 USD per credit during 42 months.

Funding

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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