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Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology

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Requirements for the M.A. Degree with a Major in Speech-Language Pathology


Degree Requirements

The program requires 34 credit hours of experiences for breadth and an additional 12 to 16 hours for depth.

Required Graduate Experiences for Breadth

SPLH 764 Seminar in Multicultural Issues 2
SPLH 860 Evaluation of Speech and Language 2
SPLH 862 Clinical Processes 2
SPLH 864 Advanced Clinical Practice in Speech-Language Pathology 7
SPLH 868 Professional Seminar 2
Research experience (thesis or nonthesis option) 3
SPLH electives (8 seminars, 2 credit hours each) 16

Required Graduate Experiences for Depth

SPLH 866 Field Study in Speech-Language Pathology 5
Advanced electives (SPLH, outside department, or thesis) 6
Second field study or fourth practicum experience 1-5

Students also must pass the Speech-Language Pathology PRAXIS examination with a score of at least 600.

Requirements for the M.S. in Education Degree with a Specialization in Deaf Education

For information, see Special Education in the School of Education section of the online catalog.

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