American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Utah State University

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
College of Ed & Human Services
Dept of Comm Dsdrs & Deaf Ed
1000 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-1000
Phone: (435)797-1375
Fax: (435)797-0221
E-mail Address: comd.distance@usu.edu
http://www.comd.usu.edu

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS, MA) (2008 - 2016)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2015
Accredited
Clinical Entry-Level Doctoral Degree Audiology
CAA Accredited (clinical entry level AuD) (2008 - 2016)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2015

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Distance Education Availability:
Entire degree can be earned 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:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 3
Total dollar amount: $2,077,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 4
Total dollar amount: $629,000
State funded research grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 4
Total dollar amount: $896,000
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Communicative Disorders (all prerequisites for the AuD or SLP Masters degree) Deaf Education ( Bilingual-Bicultural or Listening and Spoken Language)
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
2039

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 357
Part time: 0
Total: 357

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

General

Administrative Location:
Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services
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:
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:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 3
Total dollar amount: $2,077,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 4
Total dollar amount: $629,000
State funded research grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 4
Total dollar amount: $896,000
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
interdisciplinary program in listening and spoken language (speech-language pathology; audiology; deaf education)
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Michelle Wilson
E-Mail Address: michelle.wilson@usu.edu
Clinic Director:
Anne Elsweiler, MA
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application deadline for Summer admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in CSD
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 149-168
Quantitative reasoning: 144-160
Analytical writing: 2.75-4.75
GPA:
3.66-4.0
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 159
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 159
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 37
Part time: 0
Total: 37
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 26

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
24
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 26
Part-time students: 0
Total: 26
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 65
Part-time students: 0
Total: 65

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 36
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 16
Part time: 0
Total: 16

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

General

Administrative Location:
Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services
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:
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:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 3
Total dollar amount: $2,077,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 4
Total dollar amount: $629,000
State funded research grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 4
Total dollar amount: $896,000
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
pediatric audiology; interdisciplinary program (audiology, deaf education, speech-language pathology) in listening and spoken language
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Michelle Wilson
E-Mail Address: michelle.wilson@usu.edu
Clinic Director:
Jeffrey Larsen, PhD & Karen Munoz, EdD
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 147-162
Quantitative reasoning: 148-163
Analytical writing: 3.0-4.5
GPA:
3.18-3.88
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 36
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 36
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 9
Part time: 0
Total: 9
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 4

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
8
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 4
Part-time students: 0
Total: 4
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 24
Part-time students: 0
Total: 24

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 90
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Comprehensive exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 11
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 4
Part time: 0
Total: 4

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

General

Administrative Location:
Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services
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.
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) : 3
Total dollar amount: $2,077,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 4
Total dollar amount: $629,000
State funded research grant(s) : 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 4
Total dollar amount: $896,000
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
PhD in Disabilities Disciplines; early childhood language and literacy
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Ron Gillam
E-Mail Address: ron.gillam@usu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Rolling admissions
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Personal interview
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 5
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 5
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 1
Part time: 0
Total: 1
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 1

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
Data not available.
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 1
Part-time students: 0
Total: 1
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 32
Part-time students: 0
Total: 32

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 62
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Other: Teaching, Research Products
Research doctoral degrees granted:
2

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