American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

University of Arizona

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
College of Science
Dept of Spch, Lang, & Hrng Sci
1131 E 2nd St, PO Box 210071
Tucson, AZ 85721-0071
Phone: (520)621-1644
Fax: (520)621-9901
E-mail Address: sphweb@web.arizona.edu
http://slhs.arizona.edu

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2013 - 2021)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2020
Accredited
Clinical Entry-Level Doctoral Degree Audiology
CAA Accredited (clinical entry level AuD) (2013 - 2021)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2020

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Science; School of Mind, Brain, & Behavior
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Distance Education Availability:
Degree program does not offer a distance education option.
Part-time Enrollment:
Yes
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
Yes
Study Abroad Opportunities:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 12
Total dollar amount: $9,730,370
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $6,600
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Data not available.
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
374

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 97
Part time: 0
Total: 97

Return to Top


Non-Clinical Masters in Audiology, Speech-Language Pathology or Speech and Hearing Science

Enrollment

Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 0
Part-time students: 0
Total: 0

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 0
Part time: 0
Total: 0

Return to Top


Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Master of Science (MS)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Science; School of Mind, Brain, & Behavior
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Masters/research doctoral (e.g., MA/PhD)
Distance Education Availability:
Degree program does not offer a distance education option.
Part-time Enrollment:
The degree program does not accept part-time students.
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
Yes
Study Abroad Opportunities:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 12
Total dollar amount: $9,730,370
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $6,600
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Aphasia treatment/groups; Pre-school for language-impaired children; Cochlear implant program; AAC summer camp, accent reduction; Pediatric swallowing; Autism spectrum programs; Bilingual/multicultural clinical experiences.
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Denise Minopoli
E-Mail Address: minopold@email.arizona.edu
Clinic Director:
Cassandra Faux
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Resume
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 156-162
Quantitative reasoning: 149-156
Analytical writing: 4.00-5.00
GPA:
3.36-4.00
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 228
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 228
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 67
Part time: 0
Total: 67
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 31

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
25
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 25
Part-time students: 0
Total: 25
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 53
Part-time students: 0
Total: 53

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 36
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Other: Practicum
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 24
Part time: 0
Total: 24

Return to Top


Clinical Entry Level Doctoral Degree in Audiology - Doctor of Audiology (AuD)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Science; School of Mind, Brain, & Behavior
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Clinical doctoral/research doctoral (e.g., AuD/PhD)
Distance Education Availability:
Degree program does not offer a distance education option.
Part-time Enrollment:
The degree program does not accept part-time students.
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
Yes
Study Abroad Opportunities:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 12
Total dollar amount: $9,730,370
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $6,600
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Audiologic habilitation and rehabilitation; Pediatric audiology (medical setting), Cochlear implant program; Tinnitus; Multicultural clinical experience
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Denise Minopoli
E-Mail Address: minopold@email.arizona.edu
Clinic Director:
Thomas Muller
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Resume
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 152-157
Quantitative reasoning: 146/153
Analytical writing: 4.00-4.50
GPA:
3.02-4.00
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 62
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 62
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 27
Part time: 0
Total: 27
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 10

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
10
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 7
Part-time students: 0
Total: 7
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 34
Part-time students: 0
Total: 34

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 80
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Thesis
Other: Practicum, Clinical Externship
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 8
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 7
Part time: 0
Total: 7

Return to Top


Research Doctoral Degree in Speech and Hearing Science - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Science; School of Mind, Brain, & Behavior
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Masters/research doctoral (e.g., MA/PhD)
Clinical doctoral/research doctoral (e.g., AuD/PhD)
Distance Education Availability:
Degree program does not offer a distance education option.
Part-time Enrollment:
The degree program does not accept part-time students.
Study Abroad Opportunities:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 12
Total dollar amount: $9,730,370
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $6,600
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Neurobiology of language; Early speech development; Developmental language disorders; Speech sound production and acoustics; Auditory cognitive neuroscience; Bilingual issues
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Denise Minopoli
E-Mail Address: minopold@email.arizona.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Resume, Thesis or other Research Writing Sample
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 14
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 14
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 4
Part time: 0
Total: 4
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 4

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
4
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 3
Part-time students: 0
Total: 3
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 16
Part-time students: 0
Total: 16

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 63
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Other: Research Rotations
Research doctoral degrees granted:
1

Return to Top