American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

New Mexico State University

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
Coll of Ed
Dept of Spec Ed & Comm Dis
MSC 3SPE PO Box 30001, Sandra Romero
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001
Phone: (575)646-2402
Fax: (575)646-7712
E-mail Address: mprovan@nmsu.edu
http://www.nmsu.edu

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MA) (2009 - 2017)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2016

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:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $42,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $80,000
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Bilingual Program, Cleft Palate Center/Team, Early Childhood at NMSU Preschool, Alzheimers Unit, Dyslexia
Minority Serving Institution:
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs)
Minority Institutions
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
Other: no applicaton for undergraduate program

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
175

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 29
Part time: 0
Total: 29

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Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Master of Arts (MA)

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:
Yes
Study Abroad Opportunities:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $42,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $80,000
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Bilingual Track; NMSU Cleft Palate Center/Cleft Palate Team; Dyslexia Clinic; Early Childhood Intervention with NMSU Preschool; Alzheimers Unit Intervention;
Minority Serving Institution:
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs)
Minority Institutions
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Linda Spencer
E-Mail Address: spencer1@nmsu.edu
Clinic Director:
Tenecia Trammel-Yeboah
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: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: resume
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 021-097
Quantitative reasoning: 011-060
Analytical writing: 3.5-4.5
GPA:
4.0-3.3
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 133
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 133
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 25
Part time: 0
Total: 25
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 10

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
25
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 25
Part-time students: 0
Total: 25
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 47
Part-time students: 0
Total: 47

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 53
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Other: multiple choice exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 24
Part time: 0
Total: 24

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