American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

University of Georgia

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
College of Education
Dept Comm Sciences & Special Ed
570 Aderhold Hall
Athens, GA 30602-7152
Phone: (706)542-4561
Fax: (706)542-5348
E-mail Address: csd@uga.edu
http://www.coe.uga.edu/csse/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MA, MEd) (2008 - 2016)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2016

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Other (BSED)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Education
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:
The program does not offer a multicultural or bilingual emphasis.
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Undergraduate study abroad with Special Education in Ireland and Peru
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Data not available.
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Data not available.
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application
Other: Program hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
145

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 70
Part time: 0
Total: 70

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Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Master of Arts (MA), Other (M. ED.)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Education
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:
The program does not offer a multicultural or bilingual emphasis.
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Undergraduate study abroad with Special Education in Ireland and Peru
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Data not available.
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Excellent training in evidence-based practice.
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Kaye Leverette
E-Mail Address: kleveret@uga.edu
Clinic Director:
Carol Ann Raymond
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 03
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Resume
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 150-159
Quantitative reasoning: 145-150
Analytical writing: 4.0-4.5
GPA:
3.43-4.00
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 183
Part-time Students: 1
Total: 184
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 65
Part time: 0
Total: 65
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 3

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
25
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 28
Part-time students: 0
Total: 28
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 54
Part-time students: 0
Total: 54

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 48
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Thesis
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 26
Part time: 0
Total: 26

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Research Doctoral Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Education
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:
Yes
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Undergraduate study abroad with Special Education in Ireland and Peru
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Data not available.
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Aphasia/Cognition, Fluency, Bilingual Research, Critical Thinking/Clinical Decision Making
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Jennifer Lindstrom
E-Mail Address: jhl@uga.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 03
Application Process:
University online application
Other: Program hard copy
Application Requirements:
Graduate degree in CSD (post entry-level degree programs)
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 5
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 5
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 1
Part time: 0
Total: 1
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 1

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
Data not available.
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 1
Part-time students: 0
Total: 1
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 4
Part-time students: 0
Total: 4

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 48
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Other: first year project
Research doctoral degrees granted:
Data not available.

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