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St. John's University

Last Modified: 10/31/2017
Dept Comm. Sciences & Disorders
8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439
Phone: (718)990-6482
Fax: (718)990-2435
E-mail Address: donovanp@stjohns.edu
http://www.stjohns.edu/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MA) (2011 - 2019)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2018

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Arts (BA)

General

Administrative Location:
St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Dept of CSD
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Entire Degree Offered Online:
No
Part-Time Enrollment:
Yes
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
Multicultural emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Hearing:normal processes, disorders
Pediatric audiology
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Auditory processing (Speech Language Pathology)
Autism
Language: normal processes, disorders
Swallowing
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic and clinical)
Physiology
Other
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Undergraduate academic service learning experiences relating to communication sciences and disorders provided for UG students. These experiences take place at local schools, nursing homes, medical facilities for children, after school care programs at local libraries, etc.
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
238

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 68
Part time: 0
Total: 68

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

General

Administrative Location:
St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Dept of CSD
Program Director:
Peggy F Jacobson, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Clinic Director:
Annemarie Maher, MA, CCC-S/L Clinic Director
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Entire Degree Offered Online:
No
Part-Time Enrollment:
Yes
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
Bilingual emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Medical Orphanage in Guatemala
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Hearing:normal processes, disorders
Pediatric audiology
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Auditory processing (Speech Language Pathology)
Autism
Language: normal processes, disorders
Swallowing
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic and clinical)
Physiology
Other
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
NYS Certification in Teacher of Students with Speech and Language Disabilities (TSSLD). Academic Service-Learning (AS-L) is incorporated in several courses. AS-L Adult Dysphagia course is offered every semester at a subacute rehabilitation and long-term care facility. Approved for Bilingual Extension Certificate for New York State Certification for Teacher of Students with Speech and Language Disorders (TSSLD) TSSLD-Bilingual Extension Certificate Global studies/AS-L Pediatric Dysphagia course is offered in Guatemala once a year.
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Diane Rogers
E-Mail Address: rogersd@stjohns.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: 2
Writing sample/essay: 1
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 156
Quantitative reasoning: 153
Analytical writing: 4.0
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
2.92-4.0
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
Yes
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 576
Part-time Students: 34
Total: 610
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 132
Part time: 4
Total: 136
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
14

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
60
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 52
Part-time students: 3
Total: 55
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 64
Part-time students: 54
Total: 118

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 54
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 4
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 31
Part time: 14
Total: 45