12 months
33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences program from University of Arizona involves both coursework exploring the nature, diagnosis, and treatment of communication disorders across the lifespan and hands-on training in the department’s in-house and external pediatric and adult clinical practicum sites. 

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Key Features

Students of the Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences program from University of Arizona are encouraged to become involved in cutting-edge research with the program’s internationally-recognized research faculty. Our program is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Our students may have opportunities that include the Aphasia Clinic, the Cochlear Implant Habilitation Program, the Autism Clinic Extension, Diamond Children’s/University of Arizona Medical Center, Chapel Haven West, The Child Language Center/Wings on Words Program, the ALS/MDA Clinic located at University of Arizona Medical Center, and and working with clients with AAC.  We have many additional opportunities not listed here.

We offer a traditional two-year MS program for students with a background in Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences as well a three-year MS program designed for students with a background in another area of study.   Determination of the two-year vs. three-year track is made by the faculty based on a review of each application.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Issues     
  • Tool School     
  • Evaluation Process in Speech-Language Pathology   
  • Adult Language Disorders
  • Language Disorders School‐Age Children       
  • Developmental Language Disorders   
  • Dysphagia   

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The personal statement serves as both a writing sample and a chance for you to let us know about your interest in the field. The best personal statements do not simply repeat information already addressed in the application, but give us insight into the candidate. There is no “formula” for a good personal statement, so don’t worry if your story is different from your colleagues. We appreciate diversity.
  • In one page, single-spaced, size 11 or 12 font, with standard margins
  • Resume
  • Official Transcripts from all colleges/universities that you attended
  • Three Letters of Recommendation from individuals who can comment on your academic and clinical skills and/or your research potential.  We recommend that at least two letters be from faculty members.
  • Unofficial Transcripts from all colleges/universities that you attended

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 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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