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University of the Pacific - SLP Program

Last Modified: 10/4/2018
Thomas J Long Sch of Pharm &
Hlth Sci, Dept of Spch-Lang Path
3601 Pacific Ave
Stockton, CA 95211
Phone: (209)946-2381
Fax: (209)946-2647
E-mail Address: rhanyak@pacific.edu
http://www.pacific.edu/Academics/Schools-and-Colleges/Thomas-J-Long-School-of-Pharmacy-and-Health-Sciences/Academics/Speech-Language-Pathology

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2011 - 2019)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2019

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and 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:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Hearing: normal processes, disorders
Psychoacoustics
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Fluency: normal processes, disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Voice: 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
University hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
79

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 29
Part time: 0
Total: 29

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

General

Administrative Location:
Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Program Director:
Larry Boles, Ph.D.
Clinic Director:
Benjamin Reece, Nicholaus Brock
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:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Hearing: normal processes, disorders
Psychoacoustics
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Fluency: normal processes, disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Voice: 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:
1. clinical partnership with the Stockton Scottish Rite Language Disorders Center 2. specialized clinics including: Pacific Aphasia Conversation Team; Language Literacy Center; Pacific Speech, Language and Hearing Center for adult clients 3. medical externship opportunities across the state 4. audiology clinic specializing in rehabilitation with patients with cochlear implants 5. research funding opportunities for graduate students
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Email Address: lboles@pacific.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
Other: Undergraduate degree - any discipline; video sample
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 153
Quantitative reasoning: 150
Analytical writing: 4
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.04-4.00
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
No
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, but only students offered admission to the graduate program may register
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 215
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 215
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 72
Part time: 0
Total: 72
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
5

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
32
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 30
Part-time students: 0
Total: 30
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 61
Part-time students: 0
Total: 61

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 55
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 4
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 32
Part time: 0
Total: 32