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San Francisco State University

Last Modified: 10/30/2018
Dept of Communicative Disorders
Burk Hall 114
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco, CA 94132-4158
Phone: (415)338-1001
Fax: (415)338-0916
E-mail Address: rafang1@sfsu.edu
http://slhs.sfsu.edu

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2017 - 2025)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2024

Programs

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

General

Administrative Location:
Graduate College of Education
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:
Lund University, Sweden Southern Cross University, Australia
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Autism spectrum disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Speech production: articulation, phonology
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic, clinical, supervision)
Service delivery models
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $100,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 2
Total dollar amount: $500,000
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Data not available.
Minority Serving Institution:
Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions (AANAPISIs)
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs)
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
150

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 73
Part time: 2
Total: 75

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

General

Administrative Location:
Graduate College of Education
Program Director:
Laura Epstein
Clinic Director:
Patti Solomon-Rice, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
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:
Multicultural emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Lund University, Sweden Southern Cross University, Australia
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Autism spectrum disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Speech production: articulation, phonology
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic, clinical, supervision)
Service delivery models
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $100,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 2
Total dollar amount: $500,000
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
AAC, Autism, Gray Matter Lab, School-based clinic
Minority Serving Institution:
Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions (AANAPISIs)
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs)
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Email Address: slhsinfo@sfsu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: December 15
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 2
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: CBEST, Written English Proficiency Requirement
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Data not available.
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
Data not available.
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 180
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 180
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 38
Part time: 0
Total: 38
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
None

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
32
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 32
Part-time students: 0
Total: 32
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 63
Part-time students: 0
Total: 63

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 59
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Thesis
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 30
Part time: 0
Total: 30