American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Last Modified: 2/18/2014
1975 Willow Dr, Goodnight/CmmDsd
Madison, WI 53706
Phone: (608)262-3951
Fax: (608)262-6466
E-mail Address: Rauch@surgery.wisc.edu
http://www.comdis.wisc.edu/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited
Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2012 - 2020)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2019

Programs


Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Goodnight Hall, UW-Madison
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:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 14
Total dollar amount: $6,000,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 2
Total dollar amount: $400,000
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
None, the UG degree program is fixed in its curricular requrements
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
336

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 61
Part time: 0
Total: 61

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Non-Clinical Masters in Audiology, Speech-Language Pathology or Speech and Hearing Science

Enrollment

Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 0
Part-time students: 0
Total: 0

Graduation

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

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

General

Administrative Location:
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Goodnight Hall, UW-Madison
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Masters/research doctoral (e.g., MA/PhD)
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:
Audiology/Hearing Science
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 14
Total dollar amount: $6,000,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 2
Total dollar amount: $400,000
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Transgender voice, Cochlear implants, Head Injury, AAC
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Gary Weismer
E-Mail Address: gweismer@wisc.edu
Clinic Director:
Margaret Rosin
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 15
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate degree in CSD (post entry-level degree programs)
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
GRE:
Verbal reasoning: 154-162
Quantitative reasoning: 152-160
Analytical writing: 4-5
GPA:
3.54-4.00
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 322
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 322
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 51
Part time: 0
Total: 51
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 4

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
25
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 26
Part-time students: 0
Total: 26
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 33
Part-time students: 0
Total: 33

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 36
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Dissertation
Other: Portfolio
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 6
Part time: 0
Total: 6

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

General

Administrative Location:
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Goodnight Hall, UW-Madison
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Clinical doctoral/research doctoral (e.g., AuD/PhD)
Distance Education Availability:
Some courses are offered online
Part-time Enrollment:
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
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 14
Total dollar amount: $6,000,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 2
Total dollar amount: $400,000
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Data not available.
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Gary Weismer
E-Mail Address: gweismer@wisc.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 15
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Undergraduate degree in CSD
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 13
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 13
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 6
Part time: 0
Total: 6
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 3

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
10
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 5
Part-time students: 0
Total: 5
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 7
Part-time students: 0
Total: 7

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 60
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Research doctoral degrees granted:
7

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Research Doctoral Degree in Speech and Hearing Science - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

General

Administrative Location:
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Goodnight Hall, UW-Madison
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Masters/research doctoral (e.g., MA/PhD)
Distance Education Availability:
Some courses are offered online
Part-time Enrollment:
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
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s) : 14
Total dollar amount: $6,000,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s) : 2
Total dollar amount: $400,000
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Data not available.
Minority Serving Institution:
Data not available.
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Gary Weismer
E-Mail Address: gweismer@wisc.edu
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: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 5
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 5
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 3
Part time: 0
Total: 3
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
Yes: 1

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
10
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 3
Part-time students: 0
Total: 3
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 4
Part-time students: 0
Total: 4

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 60
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Research doctoral degrees granted:
6

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