The objective of the Communication Sciences and Disorders program from The University of Maine is to prepare beginning clinicians for independent professional employment.The graduate program extends over a two-year period for regular, full-time students (September entry only).Experienced clinicians and a faculty-student ratio with considerable individual attention ensures high-quality supervision of practicum.In addition to weekly observations of the student’s practicum, the supervisor and student have one-hour meetings each week to discuss the various aspects of the student’s clinical work.
The MA program meets the current academic and clinical requirements for clinical certification in Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). As a matter of policy, we require those students admitted to the program to meet these certification standards.
CareerGraduates with an MA degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders find positions as speech-language pathologists in schools, hospitals, and other service agencies, as well as in private practice.
- Practicum experiences are provided under the auspices of the University’s Conley Speech, Language and Hearing Center, which offers on-campus and outreach services to a variety of individuals with language, speech and hearing disorders.
- Additional clinical placements are in hospitals, rehabilitation centers, public and private schools, and community speech and hearing centers.
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesSpeech Pathology View 239 other Masters in Speech Pathology in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Completed online application
- Three letters of recommendation
- Official transcript of all previous college or university work
- Official test scores
- $65 application fee
International29214 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 24 months.
National29214 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 24 months.
In-State9738 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9738 USD per year during 24 months.
New England Regional (NEBHE) $16,560
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