American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

SUNY at New Paltz

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
Dept. of Communication Disorders
Humanities 14A
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY 12561-2440
Phone: (845)257-3620
Fax: (845)257-3605
E-mail Address: commdisgrad@newpaltz.edu
http://www.newpaltz.edu/commdis

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2013 - 2021)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2021

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Arts (BA)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
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:
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:
Undergraduate Major: Dual preparation, but through selection of electives, clinical participation courses, and the capstone experience, students may concentrate in either speech-language pathology or audiology. Minor: Deaf Studies
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
208

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 50
Part time: 6
Total: 56

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Distance Education Availability:
Some courses are offered online
All pre-requisite courses are offered online
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:
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:
Concentrations in Speech and Language Disabilities (for school certification) and SLP Specialty Clinics (e.g., Early Inervention, Aphasia Group, Pragmatic Language Group)
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Anne C. Balant PhD., CCC-A
E-Mail Address: commdisgrad@newpaltz.edu
Clinic Director:
Jana Losey, Ph.D.
Application Deadline(s):
Rolling admissions
Application deadline for Fall admission: March 01
Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 149-156
Quantitative reasoning: 146-152
Analytical writing: 4.00-4.50
GPA:
3.1-4.0
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 192
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 192
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 45
Part time: 0
Total: 45
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
No

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
24
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 23
Part-time students: 0
Total: 23
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 41
Part-time students: 17
Total: 58

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 68
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 16
Part time: 3
Total: 19

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