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 27th 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.

Scholastic Requirements

Applicants with a bachelor’s degree in communication disorders from an accredited university will 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 may take the following coursework while matriculating through the program.

  • SPTHAUD 5136 Clinical Phonetics
  • SPTHADU 5134 Language Acquisition
  • SPTHAUD 5132 Hearing and Speech Science
  • SPTHAUD 5203 Aural Rehabilitation

GRE scores will be waived for the 2024 Admissions Cycle. A GPA of 3.0 is the minimum for consideration in admissions. The program used a multi-faceted rubric to determine admissions based upon GPA, personal statement, and personal interview.


Technical Standards