American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Wichita State University

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
College of Health Professions
Dept of Comm Disorders & Science
1845 N Fairmount
Wichita, KS 67260-0075
Phone: (316)978-3240
Fax: (316)978-3291
E-mail Address: csd@wichita.edu
http://www.wichita.edu/csd/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MA) (2009 - 2017)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2016
Accredited
Clinical Entry-Level Doctoral Degree Audiology
CAA Accredited (clinical entry level AuD) (2009 - 2017)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2016

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Arts (BA)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Professions
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:
Haiti with Help for Haiti medical teams through Churches of God-Global
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:
Departmental Honors Track Concentration in Deafness and Hard of Hearing
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

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

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
146

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 21
Part time: 4
Total: 25

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Professions
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Masters/research doctoral (e.g., MA/PhD)
Distance Education Availability:
Some courses are offered online
Part-time Enrollment:
Yes
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
The program does not offer a multicultural or bilingual emphasis.
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Haiti with Help for Haiti medical teams through Churches of God-Global
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:
Interprofessional education and practice Four dedicated audio suites for research and teaching A full-service clinic with programs across the lifespan, including a licensed preschool An interprofessional early diagnostic team working across campus and with physicians from the KU Medical School-Wichita
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Dr. Julie Scherz
E-Mail Address: julie.scherz@wichita.edu
Clinic Director:
TBD
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Undergraduate degree in another field accepted with completed prerequisite coursework. Miller Analogies Test (MAT) may be substituted for GRE.
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 144-159
Quantitative reasoning: 142-154
Analytical writing: 3.00-4.50
GPA:
3.40-4.00 (last 60 credit hours)
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 145
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 145
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 50
Part time: 0
Total: 50
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 18

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
25
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 23
Part-time students: 1
Total: 24
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 47
Part-time students: 10
Total: 57

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 68
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Comprehensive exam
Thesis
Other: Praxis; Academic and clinical requirements to meet ASHA standards
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 28
Part time: 1
Total: 29

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Professions
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Clinical doctoral/research doctoral (e.g., AuD/PhD)
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:
Haiti with Help for Haiti medical teams through Churches of God-Global
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:
Advanced research labs in motor speech and infant vocalization Interprofessional education and practice Four dedicated audio suites for research and teaching A full-service clinic with programs across the lifespan, including a licensed preschool An interprofessional early diagnostic team working across campus and with physicians from the KU Medical School-Wichita
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Dr. Raymond Hull
E-Mail Address: ray.hull@wichita.edu
Clinic Director:
TBD
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Undergraduate degree in another field accepted. Miller Analogies Test (MAT) may be substituted for GRE.
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 146-162
Quantitative reasoning: 140-159
Analytical writing: 3.50-4.50
GPA:
3.51-4.00 (last 60 credit hours)
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 42
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 42
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 14
Part time: 0
Total: 14
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 3

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
8
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 7
Part-time students: 0
Total: 7
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 18
Part-time students: 8
Total: 26

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 106
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Comprehensive exam
Other: Praxis; Academic and clinical requirements to meet ASHA standards
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 11
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 8
Part time: 0
Total: 8

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Research Doctoral Degree in Audiology - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Professions
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:
Yes
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Haiti with Help for Haiti medical teams through Churches of God-Global
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:
Interprofessional education and practice Four dedicated audio suites for research and teaching A full-service clinic with programs across the lifespan, including a licensed preschool An interprofessional early diagnostic team working across campus and with physicians from the KU Medical School-Wichita
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Dr. Anthony DiLollo
E-Mail Address: anthony.dilollo@wichita.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Rolling admissions
Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
Graduate degree in CSD (post entry-level degree programs)
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Degree in another field accepted. Miller Analogies Test (MAT) may be substituted for GRE.
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 2
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 2
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 1
Part time: 0
Total: 1
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 1

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
1
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 0
Part-time students: 0
Total: 0
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 0
Part-time students: 0
Total: 0

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 65
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Research doctoral degrees granted:
0

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Professions
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:
Haiti with Help for Haiti medical teams through Churches of God-Global
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:
Interprofessional education and practice Four dedicated audio suites for research and teaching A full-service clinic with programs across the lifespan, including a licensed preschool An interprofessional early diagnostic team working across campus and with physicians from the KU Medical School-Wichita
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Dr. Anthony DiLollo
E-Mail Address: anthony.dilollo@wichita.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Rolling admissions
Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
Graduate degree in CSD (post entry-level degree programs)
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Degree in another field accepted. Miller Analogies Test (MAT) may be substituted for GRE.
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 1
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 1
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 1
Part time: 0
Total: 1
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 1

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
3
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 1
Part-time students: 0
Total: 1
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 2
Part-time students: 0
Total: 2

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 65
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Research doctoral degrees granted:
2

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Professions
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:
Haiti with Help for Haiti medical teams through Churches of God-Global
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:
Interprofessional education and practice Four dedicated audio suites for research and teaching A full-service clinic with programs across the lifespan, including a licensed preschool An interprofessional early diagnostic team working across campus and with physicians from the KU Medical School-Wichita
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Dr. Anthony DiLollo
E-Mail Address: anthony.dilollo@wichita.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Rolling admissions
Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
Graduate degree in CSD (post entry-level degree programs)
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Degree in another field accepted. Miller Analogies Test (MAT) may be substituted for GRE.
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 0
Part-time Students: 1
Total: 1
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 0
Part time: 1
Total: 1
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 1

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
3
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 0
Part-time students: 1
Total: 1
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 3
Part-time students: 1
Total: 4

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 65
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Research doctoral degrees granted:
0

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