M.Sc. On Campus

Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

Saint Louis University

24 months
13311 USD/year
13311 USD/year
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The Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences at Saint Louis University is designed to prepare professionals to provide evidence-based high-quality services to persons with communication and swallowing disorders.


About Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences at Saint Louis University

SLU's Master of Science in Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences program is six semesters, including two summers. Students begin in the summer.

All graduate students must complete 61 credits, including a required clinical practicum each term. Research students will also complete a thesis for six elective credits.

Students must enroll in five terms (semester or summer) of graduate course credit clinical practicum during their study. Additionally, six credits of off-campus clinical practice are completed during the last semester of study.


Graduates have gone on to careers at public and private schools, hospitals, rehabilitation centers, nursing homes, home health agencies, clinics, private practices and universities. Speech-language pathology is rated by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics as one of the fastest-growing professions in the country — it’s predicted to grow 25% by 2029. The median annual salary for a speech-language pathologist in 2020 was $80,480.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical Practicum Lecture
  • Student Teaching in Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Research for the Clinician
  • Speech Sound Disorders in Children
  • Social Communication Development and Disorders

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


49 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application through CSDCAS. (The SLU CSDCAS code is 4621)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Résumé
  • Professional goal statement
  • Applicants must possess a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and 3.0 GPA in the major
  • Visit (encouraged)
  • Proof of financial support

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13311 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13311 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    13311 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13311 USD per year during 24 months.
  • 1st Year Fall/Spring: $13,311
  • 2nd Year Fall: $12,361
  • 2nd Year Spring: $5,705

Living costs for Saint Louis

1015 - 1530 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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