American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

University of Nebraska, Omaha

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
College of Education
Dept of Special Ed & Comm Dis
6001 Dodge St
Omaha, NE 68182-0054
Phone: (402)554-2201
Fax: (402)554-3572
E-mail Address: unonsslha@mail.unomaha.edu
http://www.unomaha.edu

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2012 - 2020)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2019

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

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:
Yes
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
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:
38

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 12
Part time: 0
Total: 12

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

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:
Yes
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
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

Admission Contact:
Name: Mitzi Ritzman
E-Mail Address: mritzman@unomaha.edu
Clinic Director:
Jill Kumke
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application deadline for Spring admission: September 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 2
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: GPA 3.0 or higher
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 142-159
Quantitative reasoning: 140-156
Analytical writing: 3.25-4.5
GPA:
3.185-3.96
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 126
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 126
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 53
Part time: 0
Total: 53
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
No

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
22
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 23
Part-time students: 1
Total: 24
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 48
Part-time students: 1
Total: 49

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 42
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Other: Completion of Praxis Exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 14
Part time: 0
Total: 14

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