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Jacksonville University

Last Modified: 8/28/2018
Dept of Commctn Sci & Dis
College of Healthcare Sciences
2800 University Blvd N
Jacksonville, FL 32211
Phone: (904)256-8912
Fax: (904)256-7287
E-mail Address: csapien@ju.edu
https://www.ju.edu/communicationsciences/

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, Italy
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Fluency: normal processes, disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Swallowing
Voice: normal processes, 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:
31

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 3
Part time: 0
Total: 3

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

General

Administrative Location:
Jacksonville University, Brooks College of Healthcare Sciences
Program Director:
Judith M. Wingate, PhD, CCC-SLP
Clinic Director:
Data not available.
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, Italy
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Fluency: normal processes, disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Swallowing
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
1.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. 2. We actively use patient actors and high-fidelity manikins for simulation experiences.
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Email Address: jwingat2@ju.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 15
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: 148
Quantitative reasoning: 145
Analytical writing: 3.85
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.1-3.96
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 169
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 169
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 34
Part time: 0
Total: 34
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
8

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
34
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 34
Part-time students: 0
Total: 34
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 68
Part-time students: 0
Total: 68

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: 34
Part time: 0
Total: 34