American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

MGH Institute of Health Professions

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
Dept Comm Sciences & Disorders
36 1st Ave Charlestown Navy Yard
Boston, MA 02129
Phone: (617)726-8019
Fax: (617)643-0890
E-mail Address: glof@mghihp.edu
http://www.mghihp.edu/academics/communication-sciences-and-disorders/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2010 - 2018)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2017

Programs


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

General

Administrative Location:
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
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:
Yes
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)
Data not available.
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Literacy/Reading Concentration; Voice Disorders Concentration; Autism Spectrum Disorders Concentration; Adult Neurogenic Disorders/Medical SLP Concentration; Early Intervention Certification
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Marjorie Nicholas
E-Mail Address: csd@mghihp.edu
Clinic Director:
Lesley Maxwell
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 01
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 154-162
Quantitative reasoning: 150-155
Analytical writing: 4-5
GPA:
2.46-3.99
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 458
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 458
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 144
Part time: 0
Total: 144
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 30

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
59
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 57
Part-time students: 0
Total: 57
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 112
Part-time students: 2
Total: 114

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 69
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 61
Part time: 0
Total: 61

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Research Doctoral Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Other (PhD Rehabilitation Sciences)

General

Administrative Location:
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
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.
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)
Data not available.
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Literacy/Reading; Voice Disorders; Autism Spectrum Disorders; Motor Speech Disorders; Childhood Feeding and Speech Disorders
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Marjorie Nicholas
E-Mail Address: mlnicholas@mghihp.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Rolling admissions
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Clinical Certification, GPA
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 14
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 14
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 6
Part time: 0
Total: 6
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 56

Enrollment

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

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 42
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Research doctoral degrees granted:
0

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