American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

University of Colorado, Boulder

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
409 SLHS UCB
Dept of Spch Lang & Hrng Sci
2501 Kittredge Loop Rd
Boulder, CO 80309-0409
Phone: (303)492-6445
Fax: (303)492-3274
E-mail Address: slhsgrad@colorado.edu
http://admissions.colorado.edu/graduate/programs/slhs

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MA) (2006 - 2014)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2013
Accreditation Review in Process/Accepting Public Comment
Accredited
Clinical Entry-Level Doctoral Degree Audiology
CAA Accredited (clinical entry level AuD) (2006 - 2014)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2013
Accreditation Review in Process/Accepting Public Comment

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Arts (BA)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Arts & Sciences
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Distance Education Availability:
All pre-requisite courses are offered online
Part-time Enrollment:
The degree program does not accept part-time students.
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
The program does not offer a multicultural or bilingual emphasis.
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Countries through C.U. International Education program
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 4
Total dollar amount: $3,200,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Research in faculty labs International Education Opportunities through International Programs SLPA Certificate Program Clinical Experiences and Internships
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
281

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 50
Part time: 0
Total: 50

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Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Master of Arts (MA)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Arts & Sciences
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
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:
Mexico
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 4
Total dollar amount: $3,200,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Specialty clinical experience offered in Spanish for bilingual and monolingual Spanish speaking populations populations Faculty lab research experience Opportunities for specialized practica with DHOH Multicultural experience Off-site experiences in specialty areas Brain Injury CAART Program
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Brenda Schick Ph.D.
E-Mail Address: Brenda.schick@colorado.edu
Clinic Director:
Susan M Moore
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 15
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 500-600
Quantitative reasoning: 500-550
Analytical writing: 3.5-4.0
GPA:
3.6-4.0
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 485
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 485
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 60
Part time: 0
Total: 60
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 7

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
32
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 39
Part-time students: 0
Total: 39
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 72
Part-time students: 0
Total: 72

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 67
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Other: Thesis Option
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 32
Part time: 0
Total: 32

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Arts & Sciences
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:
The program does not offer a multicultural or bilingual emphasis.
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Mexico China
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 4
Total dollar amount: $3,200,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Unique clinical affiliations Clinics for specialized populations and disorders (e.g cochlear implants, vestibular lab) Partnerships with outside agencies
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Brenda Schick Ph.D
E-Mail Address: brenda.schick@colorado.edu
Clinic Director:
Tammy Fredrickson Ph. D
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 15
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 500
Quantitative reasoning: 500
Analytical writing: 3.5-4.5
GPA:
3.7-4.0
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 95
Part-time Students: 1
Total: 96
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 18
Part time: 0
Total: 18
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 8

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
10
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 10
Part-time students: 0
Total: 10
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 37
Part-time students: 0
Total: 37

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 97
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Comprehensive exam
Other: PRAXIS
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 11
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 7
Part time: 0
Total: 7

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Arts & Sciences
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Other: Neuroscience/SLHS
Distance Education Availability:
Degree program does not offer a distance education option.
Part-time Enrollment:
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
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 4
Total dollar amount: $3,200,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Cognitive and Neuroscience Institutes
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Brenda Schick Ph.D
E-Mail Address: brenda.schick@colorado.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Rolling admissions
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 15
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 10
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 10
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 5
Part time: 0
Total: 5

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
5
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 0
Part-time students: 0
Total: 0
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 10
Part-time students: 0
Total: 10

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 107
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Research doctoral degrees granted:
Data not available.

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