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Northeastern University

Last Modified: 11/1/2017
Dept of Comm. Sciences and Disorders
226 Forsyth Bldg
360 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: (617)373-3698
Fax: (617)373-2239
E-mail Address: e.dukanci@northeastern.edu
http://www.northeastern.edu/bouve/csd/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2014 - 2022)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2021

Accredited

Clinical Entry-Level Doctoral Degree Audiology
CAA Accredited (clinical entry level AuD) (2014 - 2022)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2021

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
Bouve College of Health Sciences
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Bachelor’s/master’s (e.g., BA/MA)
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:
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Implantable auditory / vestibular devices (i.e. cochlear; brainstem)
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Augmentative/alternative communication
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
Other
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: $681,763
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
1. Early Intervention 2. Psychology Minor
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
40

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 19
Part time: 0
Total: 19

Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Master of Science (MS), Other (Combined BS-MS Accelerated Program)

General

Administrative Location:
Bouve College of Health Sciences
Program Director:
Lorraine Book
Clinic Director:
Sarah Young-Hong
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Bachelor’s/master’s (e.g., BA/MA)
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:
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Implantable auditory / vestibular devices (i.e. cochlear; brainstem)
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Augmentative/alternative communication
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
Other
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: $681,763
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Early Intervention Geriatric Disabilities Studies
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Lorraine Book
E-Mail Address: csdadmissions@northeastern.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 15
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 156.7
Quantitative reasoning: 153.1
Analytical writing: 4.4
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.1-4.0
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
Yes
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 312
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 312
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 170
Part time: 0
Total: 170
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
19

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
49
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 46
Part-time students: 0
Total: 46
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 96
Part-time students: 0
Total: 96

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 52
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 48
Part time: 0
Total: 48

Clinical Entry Level Doctoral Degree in Audiology - Doctor of Audiology (AuD), Other (Combined BS-Aud Accelerated Program )

General

Administrative Location:
Bouve College of Health Sciences
Program Director:
Sandra Cleveland, Au.D.
Clinic Director:
Katelyn Monaghan, Au.D.
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Bachelor’s/clinical doctoral (e.g., BA/AuD)
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:
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Implantable auditory / vestibular devices (i.e. cochlear; brainstem)
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Augmentative/alternative communication
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
Other
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: $681,763
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $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: Sandra Cleveland
E-Mail Address: sa.cleveland@northeastern.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Rolling admissions
Application deadline for Fall admission: April 15
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 150
Quantitative reasoning: 160
Analytical writing: 4
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
Data not available.
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
Yes
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 115
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 115
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 57
Part time: 0
Total: 57
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
9

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
12
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 9
Part-time students: 0
Total: 9
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 49
Part-time students: 0
Total: 49

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 101
Additional Requirements:
Other: Praxis
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 11
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 16
Part time: 0
Total: 16