American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Illinois State University

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
College of Arts & Sciences
Dept Commctn Sci & Dis
Fairchild Hall Rm 204 Box 4720
Normal, IL 61790-4720
Phone: (309)438-8643
Fax: (309)438-5221
E-mail Address: arbeck@ilstu.edu
http://www.speechpathaud.ilstu.edu/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS, MA) (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 Arts and Sciences
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Distance Education Availability:
Degree program does not offer a distance education option.
Part-time Enrollment:
Yes
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
The program does not offer a multicultural or bilingual emphasis.
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Australia, New Zealand
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)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
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

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
119

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 60
Part time: 0
Total: 60

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Arts and Sciences
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Distance Education Availability:
Some courses are offered online
Part-time Enrollment:
Yes
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
Yes
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Australia, New Zealand
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)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Bilingual Sequence in Speech Language Pathology
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Heidi Verticchio
E-Mail Address: hrfritz@ilstu.edu
Clinic Director:
Linda Bowman
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 15
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 141-169
Quantitative reasoning: 137-163
Analytical writing: 2.5-5.5
GPA:
3.47-4.0
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 303
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 303
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 90
Part time: 0
Total: 90
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 13

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
35
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 35
Part-time students: 0
Total: 35
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 83
Part-time students: 0
Total: 83

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 51
Additional Requirements:
Other: One of the following: Thesis, Comprehensive Exams, Independent Study
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 47
Part time: 0
Total: 47

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Arts and Sciences
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Distance Education Availability:
Some 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:
Australia, New Zealand
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)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Data not available.
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Heidi Verticchio
E-Mail Address: hrfritz@ilstu.edu
Clinic Director:
Linda Bowman
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 15
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 141-162
Quantitative reasoning: 141-161
Analytical writing: 3.5-5.0
GPA:
3.16-4.00
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 41
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 41
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: 9
Part-time students: 0
Total: 9
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 22
Part-time students: 0
Total: 22

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 94
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 12
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 9
Part time: 0
Total: 9

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