American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

West Chester University

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
College of Health Sciences
Dept of Commctn Sci & Dis
201 Carter Dr
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone: (610)436-3401
Fax: (610)436-3388
http://www.wcupa.edu

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MA) (2007 - 2015)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2014
Accreditation Review in Process/Accepting Public Comment

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Arts (BA)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Sciences
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Distance Education Availability:
Degree program does not offer a distance education option.
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
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:
300

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 69
Part time: 0
Total: 69

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Sciences
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
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

Admission Contact:
Name: Mareile Koenig, Ph.D. CCC-SLP, Graduate Program Coordinator
E-Mail Address: MareileKoenig@Gmail.com
Clinic Director:
Jennifer Means, SLP.D. CCC-SLP
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 15
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 2
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: vita
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 150-160
Quantitative reasoning: 135-145
Analytical writing: 3.0-5.0
GPA:
3.60-4.0
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 385
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 385
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 25
Part time: 3
Total: 28
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 8

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
28
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 25
Part-time students: 3
Total: 28
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 52
Part-time students: 6
Total: 58

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 63
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Other: Thesis Is Optional
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 25
Part time: 4
Total: 29

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