American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Mississippi University for Women

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
College of Nursing & SLP
Dept of Speech-Lang Pathology
1100 College St, MUW-1340
Columbus, MS 39701
Phone: (662)329-7270
Fax: (662)329-7460
E-mail Address: jtown@muw.edu
http://www.muw.edu/speech

CAA Accreditation Information

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

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Nursing and Speech-Language Pathology
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)
Data not available.
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Unique clinical affiliations
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
82

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 30
Part time: 0
Total: 30

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Nursing and Speech-Language Pathology
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)
Data not available.
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: Joy Townsend
E-Mail Address: jtown@muw.edu
Clinic Director:
Joy Townsend
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: March 01
Application Process:
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: UG degree
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 410-520
Quantitative reasoning: 420-650
Analytical writing: 2.5-4.5
GPA:
3.00-4.00
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 65
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 65
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 17
Part time: 0
Total: 17
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
No

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
12
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 12
Part-time students: 0
Total: 12
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 21
Part-time students: 0
Total: 21

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 42
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 9
Part time: 0
Total: 9

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