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Arizona State University

Last Modified: 10/30/2017
Department of Speech and Hearing Science
P.O. Box 870102
Tempe, AZ 85287-0102
Phone: (480)965-2374
Fax: (480)965-8516
E-mail Address: nancy.scherer@asu.edu
https://chs.asu.edu/programs/schools/department-speech-and-hearing-science

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

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

Accredited

Clinical Entry-Level Doctoral Degree Audiology
CAA Accredited (clinical entry level AuD) (2011 - 2019)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2019

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Solutions
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:
Audiologic assessment
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Hearing:normal processes, disorders
Psychoacoustics
Pediatric audiology
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Auditory processing (Speech Language Pathology)
Aural (re)habilitation
Autism
Craniofacial anomalies
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice disorders
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Genetics
Learning disabilities
Literacy
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic and clinical)
Physiology
Service Delivery Models
Interprofessional Practice/Interprofessional Education
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 5
Total dollar amount: $1,358,365
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $244,292
State funded research grant(s): 2
Total dollar amount: $516,562
State funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Speech-Language Patholgy Assistants (SLPA) Certificate
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
343

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 81
Part time: 0
Total: 81

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Solutions
Program Director:
Nancy Scherer
Clinic Director:
Kelly Ingram
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:
Bilingual emphasis
Multicultural emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Malawi
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Hearing:normal processes, disorders
Psychoacoustics
Pediatric audiology
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Auditory processing (Speech Language Pathology)
Aural (re)habilitation
Autism
Craniofacial anomalies
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice disorders
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Genetics
Learning disabilities
Literacy
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic and clinical)
Physiology
Service Delivery Models
Interprofessional Practice/Interprofessional Education
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 5
Total dollar amount: $1,358,365
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $244,292
State funded research grant(s): 2
Total dollar amount: $516,562
State funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Bilingual/Multicultural Training Program, School, Medical, Part-time Employment Program
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: David Ingram
E-Mail Address: david.ingram@asu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 02
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Average GRE Score:
Verbal reasoning: 153
Quantitative reasoning: 150
Average GPA Score:
Data not available.
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Prerequisite Offerings:
Yes, and anyone may register
Online Prerequisites:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 391
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 391
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 88
Part time: 0
Total: 88
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
6

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
42
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 46
Part-time students: 0
Total: 46
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 78
Part-time students: 0
Total: 78

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 52
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 36
Part time: 0
Total: 36

Clinical Entry Level Doctoral Degree in Audiology - Doctor of Audiology (AuD)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Solutions
Program Director:
Andrea Pittman
Clinic Director:
Ingrid McBride
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Clinical doctoral/research doctoral (e.g., AuD/PhD)
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:
Malawi
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Hearing:normal processes, disorders
Psychoacoustics
Pediatric audiology
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Auditory processing (Speech Language Pathology)
Aural (re)habilitation
Autism
Craniofacial anomalies
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice disorders
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Genetics
Learning disabilities
Literacy
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic and clinical)
Physiology
Service Delivery Models
Interprofessional Practice/Interprofessional Education
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 5
Total dollar amount: $1,358,365
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $244,292
State funded research grant(s): 2
Total dollar amount: $516,562
State funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Data not available.
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Andrea Pittman
E-Mail Address: andrea.pittman@asu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 15
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Average GRE Score:
Verbal reasoning: 153
Quantitative reasoning: 152
Average GPA Score:
3.22-4.00
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Prerequisite Offerings:
Yes, and anyone may register
Online Prerequisites:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 92
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 92
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 26
Part time: 0
Total: 26
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
None

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
16
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 13
Part-time students: 0
Total: 13
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 49
Part-time students: 0
Total: 49

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 86
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 8
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 12
Part time: 0
Total: 12

Research Doctoral Degree in Speech and Hearing Science - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Solutions
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
Clinical doctoral/research doctoral (e.g., AuD/PhD)
Entire degree offered online:
No
Part-time Enrollment:
The degree program does not accept part-time students.
Study Abroad Opportunities:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Hearing:normal processes, disorders
Psychoacoustics
Pediatric audiology
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Auditory processing (Speech Language Pathology)
Aural (re)habilitation
Autism
Craniofacial anomalies
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice disorders
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Genetics
Learning disabilities
Literacy
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic and clinical)
Physiology
Service Delivery Models
Interprofessional Practice/Interprofessional Education
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 5
Total dollar amount: $1,358,365
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $244,292
State funded research grant(s): 2
Total dollar amount: $516,562
State funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Auditory and Language Neuroscience Translational Genetics of Communication Abilities
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Shelley Gray
E-Mail Address: Shelley.Gray@asu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: December 15
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: CV/Resume
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 11
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 11
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 7
Part time: 0
Total: 7
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
3

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
6
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 1
Part-time students: 0
Total: 1
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 19
Part-time students: 0
Total: 19

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 84
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Dissertation
Other: 1st Year Research Project
Research doctoral degrees granted:
3