You do not have JavaScript Enabled on this browser. Please enable it in order to use the full functionality of our website.

University of West Georgia

Last Modified: 11/30/2017
CSD Program (SLP)
Dept of Comm Sci & Prof Counseling
1601 Maple St
Carrollton, GA 30118
Phone: (678) 839-6567
Fax: (678)839-6162
E-mail Address: lfarran@westga.edu
https://www.westga.edu/academics/education/program_page.php?program_id=74

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MEd) (2017 - 2025)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2024

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Other (B.S.Ed.)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Education
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:
Ecuador
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aural (re)habilitation
Autism
Language: normal processes, disorders
Speech: articulation, phonology
Other
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Data not available.
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:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
University hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
192

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 44
Part time: 0
Total: 44

Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Other (M.Ed.)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Education
Program Director:
Lama K. Farran, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Clinic Director:
Emily Leak, MED, 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:
Ecuador
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aural (re)habilitation
Autism
Language: normal processes, disorders
Speech: articulation, phonology
Other
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Data not available.
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: Jairus Matthews, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
E-Mail Address: jmatthew@westga.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 15
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
Application Requirements:
CSD undergraduate degree
CSD graduate degree (for admission to post entry-level degree programs)
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Average GRE Score:
Data not available.
Average GPA Score:
Data not available.
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Prerequisite Offerings:
Yes, but only students offered admission to the graduate program may register
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 140
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 140
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 30
Part time: 0
Total: 30

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
30
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 30
Part-time students: 0
Total: 30
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 67
Part-time students: 0
Total: 67

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 63
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 30
Part time: 0
Total: 30