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University of Mississippi

Last Modified: 10/23/2017
Dept of Commctn Sci & Dis
George Hall
PO Box 1848
University, MS 38677-1848
Phone: (662)915-7652
Fax: (662)915-5717
E-mail Address: csd@olemiss.edu
http://csd.olemiss.edu/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2011 - 2019)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2018
Accreditation Review in Process/Accepting Public Comment

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
School of Applied Sciences
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:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Hearing conservation
Hearing:normal processes, disorders
Other
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Augmentative/alternative communication
Aural (re)habilitation
Dementia
Fluency
Language: normal processes, disorders
Speech: articulation, phonology
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Learning disabilities
Literacy
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic and clinical)
Other
Service Delivery Models
Telepractice
Interprofessional Practice/Interprofessional Education
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State 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

Application Process:
University online application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
404

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 122
Part time: 0
Total: 122

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

General

Administrative Location:
School of Applied Sciences
Program Director:
Mr. Bradley T. Crowe
Clinic Director:
Dr. Rebecca Lowe and Mr. Bradley T. Crowe
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:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Hearing conservation
Hearing:normal processes, disorders
Other
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Augmentative/alternative communication
Aural (re)habilitation
Dementia
Fluency
Language: normal processes, disorders
Speech: articulation, phonology
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Learning disabilities
Literacy
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic and clinical)
Other
Service Delivery Models
Telepractice
Interprofessional Practice/Interprofessional Education
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
State 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: Dr. Susan Loveall and Dr. Kara Hawthorne
E-Mail Address: csd@olemiss.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
CSD undergraduate degree
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Resume
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 150.4
Quantitative reasoning: 147.1
Analytical writing: 3.98
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.50-4.00
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 245
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 245
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 85
Part time: 0
Total: 85
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
21

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
35
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 25
Part-time students: 3
Total: 28
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 56
Part-time students: 2
Total: 58

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 58
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Thesis
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 28
Part time: 3
Total: 31