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Sacred Heart University

Last Modified: 11/29/2017
College of Health Professions
Speech Language Pathology
5151 Park Ave
Fairfield, CT 06825-1000
Phone: (203)416-3950
Fax: (203)416-3952
E-mail Address: PaulR4@SacredHeart.edu
http://www.sacredheart.edu/academics/collegeofhealthprofessions/academicprograms/speech-languagepathology/

CAA Accreditation Information

Candidate

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
Accreditation Candidate (MS) (2014 - 2019)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2018

Programs

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Professions
Program Director:
Rhea Paul
Clinic Director:
Taryn Rogers
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:
Bilingual emphasis
Multicultural emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Guatemala
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Autism
Fluency
Voice disorders
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Bilingual literacy Autism spectrum disorders Medical SLP
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Tara Chudy
E-Mail Address: chudyt@sacredheart.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 15
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 2
Writing sample/essay: 1
Average GRE Score:
Verbal reasoning: 145.0
Quantitative reasoning: 141.4
Analytical writing: 3.82
Average GPA Score:
3.42
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Prerequisite Offerings:
Yes, and anyone may register
Online Prerequisites:
Yes
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 150
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 150
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 80
Part time: 0
Total: 80
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
2

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
32
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 31
Part-time students: 0
Total: 31
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 58
Part-time students: 0
Total: 58

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 65
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 31
Part time: 0
Total: 31