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San Diego State University

Last Modified: 11/16/2017
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:
School of Speech, Language and Hearing 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:
Scotland - Strathclyde University
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Service Delivery Models
Interprofessional Practice/Interprofessional Education
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not available.
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not available.
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:
376

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 102
Part time: 0
Total: 102

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

General

Administrative Location:
School of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
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
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Service Delivery Models
Interprofessional Practice/Interprofessional Education
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not available.
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not available.
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:
Name: Janet Park
E-Mail Address: jpark@mail.sdsu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 12
Application Process:
University online application
Other: Supplemental 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:
Verbal reasoning: 168
Quantitative reasoning: 167
Analytical writing: 4.5
Average GPA Score:
3.42-4.0
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Prerequisite Offerings:
Yes, and anyone may register
Online Prerequisites:
Yes
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 385
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 385
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 38
Part time: 0
Total: 38
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
1

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
38
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 38
Part-time students: 0
Total: 38
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 76
Part-time students: 0
Total: 76

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 45
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 36
Part time: 0
Total: 36

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

General

Administrative Location:
School of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
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:
Data not available.
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Service Delivery Models
Interprofessional Practice/Interprofessional Education
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not available.
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not available.
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:
Name: Tracy Love
E-Mail Address: tlove@mail.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: 2
Part time: 0
Total: 2
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
2

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
5
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 2
Part-time students: 0
Total: 2
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 11
Part-time students: 0
Total: 11

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 150
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Other: TA, method minor, research projects
Research doctoral degrees granted:
3