American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Worcester State University

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
Dept of Comm Sci and Disorders
486 Chandler St
Worcester, MA 01602
Phone: (508)929-8055
Fax: (508)929-8175
E-mail Address: kdarrow@worcester.edu
http://www.worcester.edu

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2011 - 2019)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2018

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
School of Education, Health, and Natural 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:
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)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $350,000
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
University hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
240

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 50
Part time: 0
Total: 50

Return to Top


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

General

Administrative Location:
School of Education, Health, and Natural 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:
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)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $350,000
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: Keith N. Darrow, Ph.D. CCC-A
E-Mail Address: kdarrow@worcester.edu
Clinic Director:
Ann Veneziano-Korzec
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 2
Writing sample/essay: 1
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 150
Quantitative reasoning: 150
Analytical writing: 4-7
GPA:
3.50-4.00
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 275
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 275
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 51
Part time: 0
Total: 51

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
35
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 34
Part-time students: 2
Total: 36
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 80
Part-time students: 20
Total: 100

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total quarter credit hours: 54
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 7
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 27
Part time: 5
Total: 32

Return to Top