American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

University of Louisiana, Lafayette

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
College of Liberal Arts
Dept of Communicative Disorders
PO Box 43170
Lafayette, LA 70504-3170
Phone: (337)482-6721
Fax: (337)482-1540
E-mail Address: ncroussel@louisiana.edu
http://speechandlanguage.louisiana.edu/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2012 - 2020)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2019

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Arts (BA)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Liberal Arts
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:
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)
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:
225

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 34
Part time: 3
Total: 37

Return to Top


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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Liberal Arts
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:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Specialty clinics in literacy, aphasia, spectrum disorders, and fluency. Affiliations with Aphasia Center of Acadiana, Southwest Region Scottish Rite Childhood Learning Center andPicard Center for Child Development and Lifelong Learning
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Dr. John Tetnowski
E-Mail Address: tetnowski@louisiana.edu
Clinic Director:
Dr. Holly Damico
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Summer admission: February 15
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 147-154
Quantitative reasoning: 145-147
Analytical writing: 3.00-4.00
GPA:
3.04 - 4.00
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 146
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 146
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 55
Part time: 0
Total: 55
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 5

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
35
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 34
Part-time students: 0
Total: 34
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 58
Part-time students: 0
Total: 58

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 60
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 30
Part time: 0
Total: 30

Return to Top


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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Liberal Arts
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
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)
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: Dr. John Tetnowski
E-Mail Address: tetnowski@louisiana.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: April 01
Application deadline for Spring admission: November 01
Application deadline for Summer admission: April 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 9
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 9
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 5
Part time: 0
Total: 5
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 5

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
5
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 8
Part-time students: 0
Total: 8
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 15
Part-time students: 10
Total: 25

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 57
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Research doctoral degrees granted:
2

Return to Top