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San Diego State University

Last Modified: 8/16/2018
School of Speech, Language & Hearing Sci
5500 Campanile Dr
San Diego, CA 92182-1518
Phone: (619)594-7746
Fax: (619)594-7109
E-mail Address: tlove@mail.sdsu.edu
http://slhs.sdsu.edu/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MA) (2013 - 2021)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2020

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Arts (BA)

General

Administrative Location:
College of 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:
Data not available.
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Autism spectrum disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Speech production: articulation, phonology
Other
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 8
Total dollar amount: $2,234,511
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Data not available.
Minority Serving Institution:
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs)
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
351

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 111
Part time: 0
Total: 111

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health and Human Services
Program Director:
Sonja Pruitt-Lord, PhD, CCC-SLP
Clinic Director:
Charlotte Lopes, MA
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:
Bilingual emphasis
Multicultural emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Autism spectrum disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Speech production: articulation, phonology
Other
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 8
Total dollar amount: $2,234,511
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Bilingual Certificate Program - Spanish Bilingual Specialization (other languages) Accent Reduction Specialty Clinic Summer Language Preschool Program
Minority Serving Institution:
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs)
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Email Address: jpark@sdsu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 12
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
Application Requirements:
CSD undergraduate degree
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Resume (optional)
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 156
Quantitative reasoning: 153
Analytical writing: 4.4
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.57 - 4.00
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
Yes
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 495
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 495
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 66
Part time: 0
Total: 66
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
1

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
37
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 37
Part-time students: 0
Total: 37
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 75
Part-time students: 0
Total: 75

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 45
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Comprehensive exam
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 38
Part time: 0
Total: 38

Research Doctoral Degree in Speech and Hearing Science - Other (Language and Communicative Disorders Ph.D.)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health and Human Services
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
Autism spectrum disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Speech production: articulation, phonology
Other
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 8
Total dollar amount: $2,234,511
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Child language, adult language and multilingualism tracks, Training in neuroimaging, electrophysiology and eye-tracking methodologies
Minority Serving Institution:
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs)
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Email Address: jpark@sdsu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 12
Application Process:
University online application
Other: Supplemental online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: abstracts, manuscripts, publications (all optional)
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 21
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 21
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 4
Part time: 0
Total: 4
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
5

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
7
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 5
Part-time students: 0
Total: 5
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 13
Part-time students: 0
Total: 13

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 150
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Other: TA, method minor, research projects
Research Doctoral Degrees Granted:
1