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University of Louisiana, Monroe

Last Modified: 9/5/2018
Coll of Health Sciences
Dept of Speech-Lang Pathology
700 University Ave
Monroe, LA 71209-0321
Phone: (318)342-1392
Fax: (318)342-1230
E-mail Address: irwin@ulm.edu
http://www.ulm.edu/slp

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2012 - 2020)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2019

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:
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:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Autism spectrum disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Literacy
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
Other: Departmental Hard Copy Application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
98

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 30
Part time: 0
Total: 30

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Sciences
Program Director:
David L Irwin PhD CCC-SLP ASHA Fellow
Clinic Director:
Anne Marie Sisk, M.S., 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:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Autism spectrum disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Literacy
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
No federal or state funded grants and contracts
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Non-Speech-Language Pathology Degree Background
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Email Address: irwin@ulm.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application deadline for Spring admission: September 01
Application Process:
University online application
Other: Departmental Hard Copy Application
Application Requirements:
CSD undergraduate degree
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 149
Quantitative reasoning: 148
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.28-3.97
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, but only students offered admission to the graduate program may register
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 112
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 112
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 37
Part time: 0
Total: 37
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
17

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
36
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 36
Part-time students: 0
Total: 36
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 54
Part-time students: 0
Total: 54

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 52
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Other: Comprehensive Portfolio
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 32
Part time: 0
Total: 32