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.
- Clinical Practicum Lecture
- Student Teaching in Communication Sciences and Disorders
- Research for the Clinician
- Speech Sound Disorders in Children
- Social Communication Development and Disorders
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesCommunication Studies Language Studies Languages View 938 other Masters in Language Studies in United States
- Application through CSDCAS. (The SLU CSDCAS code is 4621)
- Three letters of recommendation
- 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
International13311 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13311 USD per year during 24 months.
National13311 USD/yearTuition FeeBased 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
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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