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SUNY at Plattsburgh

Last Modified: 11/16/2017
Sch of Ed, Hlth, & Human Svcs
Dept of Comm. Sciences and Disorders
101 Broad St, 224 Sibley Hall
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Phone: (518)564-2170
Fax: (518)564-5110
E-mail Address: graduate@plattsburgh.edu
http://web.plattsburgh.edu/academics/commdisorders/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

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

Programs

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

General

Administrative Location:
Education Health and Human Services
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:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Fluency
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:
132

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 35
Part time: 0
Total: 35

Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Master of Arts (MA)

General

Administrative Location:
Education Health and Human Services
Program Director:
Patrick Coppens, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Clinic Director:
Deborah Orlofsky, Ashley Gambino
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:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Fluency
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Track for NY State Certification as Teacher of Children with Speech/Language Disabilities; special Language Processing Disorder evaluation clinic; affiliations with remote internship sites
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Betsy Kane
E-Mail Address: graduate@plattsburgh.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: A BA or BS degree and if not in CSD, 15 credits of specific CDS courses and at least 2 courses completed from separate categories in the following areas: biology, statistics, physical science, and social sciences.
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 149.62
Quantitative reasoning: 146.72
Analytical writing: 3.87
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.0-3.94
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 100
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 100
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 18
Part time: 0
Total: 18
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
4

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
20
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 18
Part-time students: 0
Total: 18
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 36
Part-time students: 0
Total: 36

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 51
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 18
Part time: 0
Total: 18