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Georgia State University

Last Modified: 11/28/2017
College of Education
Dept of Ed Psyc, Spec Ed, and Comm Dis
PO Box 3979
Atlanta, GA 30302-3979
Phone: (404)413-8040
Fax: (404)413-8043
E-mail Address: aprilsmith@gsu.edu
http://education.gsu.edu/epse/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2014 - 2022)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2022

Programs

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Education and Human Development
Program Director:
Julie Washington
Clinic Director:
Debra Schober-Peterson
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:
Jamaica: Mustard Seed Communities
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Voice disorders
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 3
Total dollar amount: $1,000,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Partnerships in the communities Service to diverse populations in the community: homeless children, immigrants and refugees Study abroad opportunities
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Julie Washington
E-Mail Address: jwashington@gsu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: December 01
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 2
Writing sample/essay: 1
Average GRE Score:
Verbal reasoning: 151
Average GPA Score:
3.4 - 4.0
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
No
Prerequisite Offerings:
Yes, and anyone may register
Online Prerequisites:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 215
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 215
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 45
Part time: 0
Total: 45
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
28

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
30
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 33
Part-time students: 0
Total: 33
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 57
Part-time students: 0
Total: 57

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 63
Additional Requirements:
Other: KASFA completion
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 24
Part time: 0
Total: 24

Research Doctoral Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Other (Educational Psychology with a concentration in CSD)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Education and Human Development
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Entire degree offered online:
No
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:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Voice disorders
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 3
Total dollar amount: $1,000,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
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

Admission Contact:
Name: Julie Washington
E-Mail Address: jwashington@gsu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: December 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 0
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 0
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 0
Part time: 0
Total: 0
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
None

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
5
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 0
Part-time students: 0
Total: 0
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 3
Part-time students: 0
Total: 3

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 63
Additional Requirements:
Dissertation
Other: two article option
Research doctoral degrees granted:
1