American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Emerson College

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
Dept of Comm Sci & Disorders
Robbins Spch, Lng & Hearing Ctr
120 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02116-4624
Phone: (617)824-8320
Fax: (617)824-8735
E-mail Address: sandra_cohn_thau@emerson.edu
http://www.emerson.edu/communication_disorders/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2014 - 2022)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2021

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, School of Communication
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
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $59,741
Federally 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

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
85

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 24
Part time: 0
Total: 24

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

General

Administrative Location:
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, School of Communication
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
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $59,741
Federally 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

Admission Contact:
Name: Joanne P. Lasker, PhD, CCC-SLP
E-Mail Address: joanne_lasker@emerson.edu
Clinic Director:
Sandra Cohn Thau and Betsy Micucci
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 06
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 155-162
Quantitative reasoning: 152-158
Analytical writing: 4.4-4.5
GPA:
2.7 - 4.0
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 675
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 675
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 158
Part time: 0
Total: 158
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 28

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
42
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 47
Part-time students: 0
Total: 47
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 89
Part-time students: 0
Total: 89

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 54
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Thesis
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 47
Part time: 0
Total: 47

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