Graduate Speech-Language Pathology

The speech-language pathology graduate program provides a curriculum that integrates theory and practice in the study of human communication and its disorders. Students will receive the preparation necessary to join the community of professionals who provide exemplary services to a diverse population of individuals.

To accomplish this mission, the speech-language pathology program will:

  • Encourage critical thinking in a student-centered learning environment
  • Nourish scholarship and creativity
  • Encourage excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Incorporate technology in clinical teaching
  • Foster knowledge of diverse populations
  • Advocate interdisciplinary collaboration

Admissions Requirements

  • Three letters of references (preferably from professors)
  • Professional goals statement
  • Official transcripts from all institiutions attended
  • Completion of the GRE exam
  • A personal interview
  • Submit prerequisite coursework
  • There is a February 1st deadline for fall 2015 admissions

Prerequisite Coursework

  • Three (3) credits in biological sciences
  • Three (3) credits in physical sciences
  • Three (3) credits in statistics 
  • Six (6) credits in behavioral and/or social sicences
  • Twelve (12) credits in basic communication processes, including at least one course in each of the following: anatomy and physiology, the physics of sound, language development, phonetics
  • Six (6) credits of introductory courses in Speech-Language Pathology
  • Six (6) credits of introductory courses in hearing science and Audiology

The masters program in Speech-Language Pathology is a Candidate for Accreditation in Speech-Language Pathology by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. This is a "pre-accreditation" status with the CAA, awarded to developing or emerging programs for a maximum period of five (5) years.

Complaint  Procedures Regarding Accreditation

Any questions regarding the program's accreditation status or compliance with accreditation standards may be directed to the Committee on Academic Accreditation (CAA) at the following address:

Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) Committee on Academic Accreditation

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
2200 Research Boulevard
Rockville, Maryland  20850-3289

Phone: 800.498.2071 (ASHA Members), 800.638.8255 (non-members), Fax: 301.296.8580

Council on Academics Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

Student outcomes data now available!

  

Speech Pathology By The Numbers

7

Highly-trained professional

faculty members

100%

Pass rate for the national

certification exam

4

Students with a 4.0 average on

the writing section of the GRE

100%

engage in independent

research

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Speech-Language Pathology
1000 Hempstead Ave. Wilbur Arts Building, W-107 Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002

516.323.3518

bschmidt@molloy.edu