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East Stroudsburg University

Last Modified: 9/15/2017
College of Health Sciences
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Monroe Hall
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Phone: (570)422-3247
Fax: (571)422-3850
E-mail Address: lmagnuson@esu.edu
http://www.esu.edu

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

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

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health 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:normal processes, disorders
Pediatric audiology
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Auditory processing (Speech Language Pathology)
Autism
Language: normal processes, disorders
Other
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
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:
152

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 41
Part time: 0
Total: 41

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Sciences
Program Director:
LuAnn Batson-Magnuson
Clinic Director:
Ann Millett
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:normal processes, disorders
Pediatric audiology
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Auditory processing (Speech Language Pathology)
Autism
Language: normal processes, disorders
Other
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
teacher certification option
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: LuAnn Batson-Magnuson
E-Mail Address: lmagnuson@esu.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: Specific list of pre-requisite courses if UG degree not in CSD
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 150
Quantitative reasoning: 148
Analytical writing: 4
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.41-4.0
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 174
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 174
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 45
Part time: 2
Total: 47
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
4

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
30
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 28
Part-time students: 2
Total: 30
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 58
Part-time students: 3
Total: 61

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 54
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 30
Part time: 1
Total: 31