Completion of the M.S. in speech-language pathology prepares the student to work in a variety of settings, such as schools, hospitals, rehabilitation centers, skilled nursing facilities, and private practice. The program meets the standards of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s Certificate of Clinical Competence and the Indiana Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board for state licensure.
Progress Toward the Degree
Any student seeking to complete the master’s degree program in speech-language pathology must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above in all graduate work.
plus 9 credits from Communication Disorder 696-Clinical Practicum in Speech, Language, and Hearing
Directed Electives (6 credits):
Six credits of professionally related electives as approved by the advisor.
All students are required to pass a final comprehensive examination.
Students seeking the master of arts must complete Communication Disorders 699—6 credits.
Courses in the 500 series are open to undergraduates as *400 series. Graduate students are required to do additional work of a research nature. A course taken at the 400 level may not be repeated at the 500 level.