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Jacksonville University

Last Modified: 8/9/2017
Dept of Commctn Sci & Dis
College of Healthcare Sciences
2800 University Blvd N
Jacksonville, FL 32211
Phone: (904) 256-7626
Fax: (904) 256-7287
E-mail Address: csapien@ju.edu
http://www.ju.edu/chs/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2018 - 2023)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2022

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
Jacksonville University, Brooks College of Healthcare Sciences
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:
Ireland: University of Limerick, Trinity College, Dublin City University
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Fluency
Language: normal processes, disorders
Speech: articulation, phonology
Voice disorders
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
None
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:
49

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 2
Part time: 0
Total: 2

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

General

Administrative Location:
Jacksonville University, Brooks College of Healthcare Sciences
Program Director:
Christine Sapienza, PhD, CCC-SLP
Clinic Director:
Judith Wingate, PhD CCC-SLP Clinic Coordinator
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:
Ireland: University of Limerick, Trinity College, Dublin City University
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Fluency
Language: normal processes, disorders
Speech: articulation, phonology
Voice disorders
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
We have approval for an additional one semester track if students are interested in continuing to pursue a specialized track during an additional sixth semester.
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Pamela Adrian
E-Mail Address: padrian@ju.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online 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: 147.6
Quantitative reasoning: 145.1
Analytical writing: 3.8
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.10-3.96
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 190
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 190
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 34
Part time: 0
Total: 34
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
3

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
33
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 34
Part-time students: 0
Total: 34
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 67
Part-time students: 0
Total: 67

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 60
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 33
Part time: 0
Total: 33