You do not have JavaScript Enabled on this browser. Please enable it in order to use the full functionality of our website.

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Last Modified: 10/18/2017
Col of Allied Health & Nursing
Sp, Hrng & Rehab Srv/Comm Dis
150 South Rd.,Clinical Sciences Bldg 314
Mankato, MN 56001
Phone: (507)389-1414
Fax: (507)389-2821
E-mail Address: bonnie.berg@mnsu.edu
http://www.mnsu.edu/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2018 - 2026)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2025

Programs

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Allied Health and Nursing
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Entire Degree Offered Online:
No
Part-Time Enrollment:
The degree program does not accept part-time students.
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
No multicultural or bilingual emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Ambergris Caye Belize
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Language: normal processes, disorders
Voice disorders
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:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
99

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 44
Part time: 0
Total: 44

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Allied Health and Nursing
Program Director:
Bonnie Berg
Clinic Director:
Jessica Jones
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Entire Degree Offered Online:
No
Part-Time Enrollment:
Yes
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
No multicultural or bilingual emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Ambergis Caye Belize - preschools and elementary schools
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Language: normal processes, disorders
Voice disorders
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
-Clinic partnership area schools for speech, language, and hearing screenings -Camp Maverick Rec and Read - summer inter-professional literacy program with Department of Recreation, Parks, and Leisure Services -Study Abroad Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Services/Ambergris Caye Belize -Boot Camp for Children with ASD -Aphasia Individual and Group Intervention on Campus and at Twin Cities MNCan location
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Bruce Poburka
E-Mail Address: bruce.poburka@mnsu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Spring admission: February 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
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 148.66
Quantitative reasoning: 147.19
Analytical writing: 3.98
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.17 - 4
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 111
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 111
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 36
Part time: 0
Total: 36
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
7

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
25
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 21
Part-time students: 0
Total: 21
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 45
Part-time students: 0
Total: 45

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 54
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Comprehensive exam
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 22
Part time: 0
Total: 22