American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Valdosta State University

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
College of Education
Dept of Comm Dsdrs
1500 N Patterson St
Valdosta, GA 31698-0102
Phone: (229)219-1327
Fax: (229)219-1335
E-mail Address: cmjennin@valdosta.edu
http://www.valdosta.edu/academics/graduate-school/our-programs/communication-disorders.php

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MEd) (2006 - 2014)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2013
Accreditation Review in Process/Accepting Public Comment

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Other (Bachelor of Science in Education B.S.Ed)

General

Administrative Location:
School of Education and Human Services
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:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
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
University hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
258

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 65
Part time: 0
Total: 65

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Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Other (Master of Education M.Ed.)

General

Administrative Location:
School of Education and Human Services
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:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
One unique feature about our program is that all graduate courses are offered every semester and summer. Another uniques feature about our program is that we have three admission periods Fall, Spring, and Summer Summer is considered as a complete semester for our program and all graduate courses are offered.
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Dr. Corine Myers-Jennings
E-Mail Address: cmjennin@valdosta.edu
Clinic Director:
Mrs. Lorena Cole
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: March 01
Application deadline for Spring admission: July 01
Application deadline for Summer admission: October 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 420-610
Quantitative reasoning: 3.5-5.5
GPA:
3.26 - 3.96
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 357
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 357
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 80
Part time: 0
Total: 80
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 4

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
26
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 80
Part-time students: 0
Total: 80
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 128
Part-time students: 0
Total: 128

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 60
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 64
Part time: 0
Total: 64

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