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University of North Texas

Last Modified: 9/25/2017
College of Health and Public Service
Dept of Audiology & Speech-Language Path
1155 Union Circle 305010
Denton, TX 76203
Phone: (940)565-2481
Fax: (940)565-4058
E-mail Address: aslp@unt.edu
http://aslp.hps.unt.edu

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

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

Accredited

Clinical Entry-Level Doctoral Degree Audiology
CAA Accredited (clinical entry level AuD) (2013 - 2021)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2020

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health & Public Service
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:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Implantable auditory / vestibular devices (i.e. cochlear; brainstem)
Pediatric audiology
Tinnitus
Other
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Voice disorders
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Literacy
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $379,000
State 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:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application
Other: ApplyTexas.org

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
298

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 172
Part time: 0
Total: 172

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health & Public Service
Program Director:
Kamakshi V. Gopal, Ph.D., CCC-A
Clinic Director:
Theresa Kouri, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
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:
Belize Overview: Special Topics in Speech-Language Pathology will provide students with an opportunity to not only learn about different cultures but to obtain clinical practicum hours in an international setting. Students will participate in a customized program with Therapy Abroad to work with preschool and school aged children in a variety of settings (rehab center, homes, schools) and to develop therapy programs for implementation by teachers and parents. In addition, students will work with schools and other community partners to help Belize meet a huge demand for speech therapy and audiology services. Therapy Abroad will provide students with the opportunity to perform supervised assessments and group therapy camps for local children.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Implantable auditory / vestibular devices (i.e. cochlear; brainstem)
Pediatric audiology
Tinnitus
Other
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Voice disorders
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Literacy
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $379,000
State 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:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: SLP Admissions
E-Mail Address: SLP-Admissions@unt.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application
Other: ApplyTexas.org
Application Requirements:
CSD undergraduate degree
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Transcripts
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 155
Quantitative reasoning: 152
Analytical writing: 4.06
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.64-4.0
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 370
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 370
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 60
Part time: 0
Total: 60
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
10

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
42
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 40
Part-time students: 0
Total: 40
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 79
Part-time students: 0
Total: 79

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 45
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 33
Part time: 0
Total: 33

Clinical Entry Level Doctoral Degree in Audiology - Doctor of Audiology (AuD)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health & Public Service
Program Director:
Kamakshi V. Gopal, Ph.D., CCC-A
Clinic Director:
Andrea Seibold, Au.D., FAAA
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:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Implantable auditory / vestibular devices (i.e. cochlear; brainstem)
Pediatric audiology
Tinnitus
Other
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Voice disorders
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Literacy
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $379,000
State 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:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: ASLP Audiology Admissions
E-Mail Address: AUD-Admissions@unt.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
Other: ApplyTexas.org
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Transcripts
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 153
Quantitative reasoning: 150
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.49-3.91
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 90
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 90
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 24
Part time: 0
Total: 24
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
12

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
12
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 12
Part-time students: 0
Total: 12
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 44
Part-time students: 0
Total: 44

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 114
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 11
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 11
Part time: 0
Total: 11

Research Doctoral Degree in Audiology - Other (Ph.D. in Health Services Research)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health & Public Service
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:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Implantable auditory / vestibular devices (i.e. cochlear; brainstem)
Pediatric audiology
Tinnitus
Other
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Voice disorders
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Literacy
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $379,000
State funded personnel preparation grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
*Students will take a research foundation core of course, plus concentration courses in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, as well as a elective coursework and a dissertation. *The program features a broad foundation in public health concerns, research and evaluation methods. *The program includes health and social policy analysis to meet the demands of a dynamic health services delivery environment. *Graduates of the PhD Program in Health Services Research will be prepared to function as educators, researchers and leaders in health services. *The degree program graduates will be prepared to address research, education, service delivery, and policy challenges requiring an interdisciplinary perspective across various service settings.
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Kamakshi V. Gopal, Ph.D., CCC-A
E-Mail Address: aslp@unt.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: December 01
Application Process:
University online application
Other: ApplyTexas.org
Application Requirements:
CSD graduate degree (for admission to post entry-level degree programs)
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: CV
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 1
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 1
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 1
Part time: 0
Total: 1
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
None

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
3
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 1
Part-time students: 0
Total: 1
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 1
Part-time students: 0
Total: 1

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 51
Additional Requirements:
Dissertation
Research Doctoral Degrees Granted:
0

Research Doctoral Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Other (Ph.D. in Health Services Research)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health & Public Service
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:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Implantable auditory / vestibular devices (i.e. cochlear; brainstem)
Pediatric audiology
Tinnitus
Other
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Voice disorders
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Literacy
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $379,000
State funded personnel preparation grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
*Students will take a research foundation core of course, plus concentration courses in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, as well as a elective coursework and a dissertation. *The program features a broad foundation in public health concerns, research and evaluation methods. *The program includes health and social policy analysis to meet the demands of a dynamic health services delivery environment. *Graduates of the PhD Program in Health Services Research will be prepared to function as educators, researchers and leaders in health services. *The degree program graduates will be prepared to address research, education, service delivery, and policy challenges requiring an interdisciplinary perspective across various service settings.
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Kamakshi V. Gopal, Ph.D., CCC-A
E-Mail Address: aslp@unt.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: December 01
Application Process:
University online application
Other: ApplyTexas.org
Application Requirements:
CSD graduate degree (for admission to post entry-level degree programs)
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: CV
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 0
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 0
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 0
Part time: 0
Total: 0
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
None

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
2
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 0
Part-time students: 0
Total: 0
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 0
Part-time students: 0
Total: 0

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 51
Additional Requirements:
Dissertation
Research Doctoral Degrees Granted:
0