American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Ohio University

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
1 Ohio Univ
Commctn Sci & Dis, Teresa Tyson-Drummer
Grover Center W218
Athens, OH 45701-2979
Phone: (740)593-1407
Fax: (740)593-0287
E-mail Address: tyson-dr@ohio.edu
http://www.ohio.edu/chsp/csd

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MA) (2011 - 2019)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2018
Accredited
Clinical Entry-Level Doctoral Degree Audiology
CAA Accredited (clinical entry level AuD) (2011 - 2019)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2018

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Sciences and Professions
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Distance Education Availability:
Some courses are offered online
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
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 2
Total dollar amount: $593,805
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $14,000
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Data not available.
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
402

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 110
Part time: 0
Total: 110

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Sciences and Professions
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Masters/research doctoral (e.g., MA/PhD)
Distance Education Availability:
Some courses are offered online
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
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 2
Total dollar amount: $593,805
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $14,000
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
SPECIALTY TRACKS OFFERED: MA to PhD Link Program; Thesis option; Tracks with 2 externships or 1 externship plus additional coursework or extensive research experience. UNIQUE FEATURES OF THE PROGRAM: Personalized mentoring of students at all levels. Evidence-based practice and academic-clinical integrated initiatives. Large clinical practice in state-of-the art on-campus clinic and external sites where students are supervised by our own full-time clinical faculty. Over 350 clinical externship sites. Research colloquium. All academic faculty engaged in intensive research, publication and grant writing activities. International collaborations and partnerships in China, Russia, India, Taiwan, and Korea. Funding from National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, and the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. Student research and travel funding available (competitively awarded). Clinic operates as a business.
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Ohio University CSD Graduate Admissions Committee
E-Mail Address: CSD@ohio.edu
Clinic Director:
Marianne Malawista, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 01
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: For international students: TOEFL scores and audio language sample
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 149-155
Quantitative reasoning: 146-154
Analytical writing: 4.0-4.5
GPA:
3.52-3.91
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 213
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 213
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 60
Part time: 0
Total: 60
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 8

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
22
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 22
Part-time students: 0
Total: 22
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 56
Part-time students: 0
Total: 56

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 61
Additional Requirements:
Other: Evidence Based Practice Final Project and Presentation
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 34
Part time: 0
Total: 34

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Clinical Entry Level Doctoral Degree in Audiology - Doctor of Audiology (AuD)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Sciences and Professions
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Clinical doctoral/research doctoral (e.g., AuD/PhD)
Distance Education Availability:
Some courses are offered online
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
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 2
Total dollar amount: $593,805
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $14,000
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
SPECIALTY TRACKS OFFERED: Clinical PhD option for those wishing to pursue the PhD. UNIQUE FEATURES OF THE PROGRAM: Third-year mentored research project. Personalized mentoring of students at all levels. Evidence-based practice and academic-clinical integrated initiatives. Large clinical practice in state-of-the art on-campus clinic and external sites where students are often supervised by our own full-time clinical faculty. Over 350 clinical externship sites. Research colloquium. All academic faculty engaged in intensive research, publication and grant writing activities. International collaborations and partnerships in China, Russia, India, Taiwan, and Korea. Funding from National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, and the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. Student research and travel funding available (competitively awarded). Clinic operates as a business.
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Ohio University CSD Graduate Admissions Committee
E-Mail Address: CSD@ohio.edu
Clinic Director:
Marianne Malawista, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 01
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: For international students: TOEFL scores and audio language sample
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 146-156
Quantitative reasoning: 148-154
Analytical writing: 4.0-4.0
GPA:
3.44-3.71
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 54
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 54
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 27
Part time: 0
Total: 27
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 5

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
10
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 8
Part-time students: 0
Total: 8
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 27
Part-time students: 0
Total: 27

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 102
Additional Requirements:
Other: Third Year Research Project and Oral Presentation.
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 12
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 4
Part time: 0
Total: 4

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Research Doctoral Degree in Audiology - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Sciences and Professions
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Clinical doctoral/research doctoral (e.g., AuD/PhD)
Distance Education Availability:
Degree program does not offer a distance education option.
Part-time Enrollment:
The degree program does not accept part-time students.
Study Abroad Opportunities:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 2
Total dollar amount: $593,805
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $14,000
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
SPECIALTY TRACKS OFFERED: Clinical option for those wishing to pursue the AuD. Hearing aid signal processing, speech perception, cochlear implant technology, psychophysics, neuroanatomy and neurophysiology, auditory working memory, physiological assessment of the auditory system, speech enhancement and noise reduction strategies in digital hearing aids, auditory electrophysiology, multi-channel recordings and neuroimages. UNIQUE FEATURES OF THE PROGRAM: Individualized interdisciplinary academic plan of study. Diverse, energetic, dedicated, and productive faculty members. Research colloquium. Extensive national and international affiliated clinical research sites for access to clinical research populations including collaborations and partnerships in China, Russia, India, Taiwan, and Korea. Funding from National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, and the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. Intensive mentoring in research design, grant writing for publ
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Ohio University CSD Graduate Admissions Committee
E-Mail Address: CSD@ohio.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Rolling admissions
Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: For international students: TOEFL scores and audio language sample
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 3
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 3
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 0
Part time: 0
Total: 0
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
No

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
1
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 1
Part-time students: 0
Total: 1
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 5
Part-time students: 0
Total: 5

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 100
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Other: First Year Research Project and oral presentation.
Research doctoral degrees granted:
1

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Research Doctoral Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Sciences and Professions
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Clinical doctoral/research doctoral (e.g., AuD/PhD)
Distance Education Availability:
Degree program does not offer a distance education option.
Part-time Enrollment:
The degree program does not accept part-time students.
Study Abroad Opportunities:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 2
Total dollar amount: $593,805
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded research grant(s) : 1
Total dollar amount: $14,000
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
SPECIALTY TRACKS OFFERED: Clinical option for those wishing to pursue the MA-SLP. Speech perception, acquired neurogenic communication disorders in adults (including aphasia, dementia, and traumatic brain injury), augmentative and alternative communication, biomechanics of swallowing, swallowing disorders, psycholinguistics, social functions of children’s language and cognition, syntactic development, complex grammatical processing, metasemantic development, and information processing in specific language impairment. UNIQUE FEATURES OF THE PROGRAM: Individualized interdisciplinary academic plan of study. Diverse, energetic, dedicated, and productive faculty members. Research colloquium. Extensive national and international affiliated clinical research sites for access to clinical research populations including collaborations and partnerships in China, Russia, India, Taiwan, and Korea. Funding from National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, and the American Spe
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Ohio University CSD Graduate Admissions Committee
E-Mail Address: CSD@ohio.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Rolling admissions
Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: For international students: TOEFL scores and audio language sample
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 12
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 12
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 4
Part time: 0
Total: 4
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 4

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
4
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 0
Part-time students: 0
Total: 0
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 9
Part-time students: 0
Total: 9

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 100
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Other: First Year Research Project and oral presentation.
Research doctoral degrees granted:
1

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