American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

University of Texas, El Paso

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
College of Health Sciences
Speech Language Pathology
500 W University Dr
El Paso, TX 79968
Phone: (915)747-7250
Fax: (915)747-7250
E-mail Address: aaguilar@utep.edu
http://chs.utep.edu/speechlanguagepathology/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2013 - 2021)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2020

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Other (No UG degree offered)

General

Administrative Location:
Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, 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:
Antigual, Guatemala Los Obras Sociales del Santo Hermano Pedro
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:
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs)
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
149

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 18
Part time: 0
Total: 18

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

General

Administrative Location:
Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, College of Health Sciences
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:
Antigual, Guatemala Los Obras Sociales del Santo Hermano Pedro
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:
Bilingual Speech Language Pathology Certificate Certificate in Concussion Management
Minority Serving Institution:
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs)
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Bess Sirmon Taylor, PhD
E-Mail Address: bsfjordbak@utep.edu
Clinic Director:
Benigno Valles
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 03
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: article critique
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 143-157
Quantitative reasoning: 137-155
Analytical writing: 3.00-5.50
GPA:
3.02-4.00
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 88
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 88
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 22
Part time: 0
Total: 22
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
No

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
22
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 20
Part-time students: 0
Total: 20
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 39
Part-time students: 0
Total: 39

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 51
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Comprehensive exam
Other: 400 clinical hours and satisfactory completion of clinical competencies
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 18
Part time: 0
Total: 18

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