As of the Fall of 2014, the Program in Speech-Language Pathology utilizes the Communication Sciences and Disorders Centralized Application Service (CSDCAS) in its application process.
- Click the links below to enter the CSDCAS webpages:
- Only completed and verified applications will be considered. Transcripts must be submitted to CSDCAS 8 weeks before the application deadline of January 15th to allow time for verification. It is the student's responsibility to monitor progress of the application and to make sure that it is completed and verified by the due date.
An interview will be required prior to admission to the Speech-Language Pathology program.
Applicants must have a Bachelors degree in Communication Disorders from an accredited university. Transcripts must show successful completion of courses in psychology or social sciences, natural or physical sciences, biological sciences, and statistics. For specific course content areas please refer to ASHA Certification standards for Speech-Language Pathology by following this link. Those with an undergraduate degree in another field are eligible if they have completed the necessary prerequisite coursework including:
- Clinical Phonetics
- Language Acquisition
- Survey of Communication Disorders
- Speech Science
- Introduction to Audiology
A combined (verbal and quantitative) GRE score of 296, a written/analytical score of no less than 3.0 and GPA of 3.0 are the minimums for consideration in admissions. Beginning January 2022, the program will use a multi-faceted rubric to decide admission requirements. For example, a score of 290 might be accepted if the applicant has a high major and/or communication disorders GPA. All applicants must submit GRE scores and undergraduate transcripts to be considered. The GRE code is 7538.