American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

University of Nebraska, Kearney

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
College of Education
Dept of Communication Disorders
1615 W 24th St
Kearney, NE 68849-4597
Phone: (308)865-8300
Fax: (308)865-8397
E-mail Address: crowelk@unk.edu
http://www.unk.edu/acad/cdis/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MSEd) (2010 - 2018)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2018

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Other (BSEd)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Education
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Distance Education Availability:
Some courses are offered online
Part-time Enrollment:
Yes
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
The program does not offer a multicultural or bilingual emphasis.
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Group Programs Ireland - University of Galway China - Hebei Normal University Peru - Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas Spain - Universitas Castellae / Valladolid, Spain Czech Republic - Olomouc, Czech Republic (offered through Nebraska Consortium) Individual Programs MAUI European Programs (Mid-American Universities International consortia) Austria / Belgium / Czech Republic / Denmark / Estonia / Finland / France / Germany / Greece / Hungary / Iceland / Italy / Ireland / Latvia / Lithuania / Malta / The Netherlands / Norway / Poland / Portugal / Romania / Slovakia / Slovenia / Spain / Switzerland Australia - Southern Cross University Brazil - Federal University of Piaui in Teresina, Brazil Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil England- Kingston University in London, England Germany- Universität Reutlingen in Reutlingen, Germany - Universität Rostock in Rostock, Germany Japan - Kansai University in Hirakata City, Japan
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
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:
112

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 17
Part time: 0
Total: 17

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Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Other (MSEd)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Education
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
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
RiteCare Clinic Affiliation
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Dr. Linda K. Crowe
E-Mail Address: crowelk@unk.edu
Clinic Director:
Mary S. Kommers
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Undergraduate Degree
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 148-153
Quantitative reasoning: 145-151
Analytical writing: 3.50-4.00
GPA:
3.31-4.00
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 86
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 86
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 37
Part time: 0
Total: 37
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 10

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
20
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 19
Part-time students: 0
Total: 19
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 37
Part-time students: 0
Total: 37

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 43
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Thesis
Other: Take Praxis II; Complete School & Clinical Internships
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 15
Part time: 0
Total: 15

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