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Murray State University

Last Modified: 10/11/2018
College of Education & Human Services
Center for Communication Disorders
125 Alexander Hall
Murray, KY 42071-3340
Phone: (270)809-2446
Fax: (270)809-3963
E-mail Address: msu.communication.disorders@murraystate.edu
http://www.murraystate.edu/cdi

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2016 - 2024)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2023

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Education and Human Services
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Entire Degree Offered Online:
No
Part-Time Enrollment:
Yes
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
No multicultural or bilingual emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Ireland; Czechia
Areas of Research:
Data not available.
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

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
143

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 35
Part time: 0
Total: 35

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Education and Human Services
Program Director:
Susan Brown
Clinic Director:
Stephanie Schaaf
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:
Ireland; Czechia
Areas of Research:
Data not available.
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

Admission Contact:
Email Address: msu.speech-language@murraystate.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Summer admission: January 21
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
Application Requirements:
CSD undergraduate degree
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: Video submission
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 149
Quantitative reasoning: 146
Analytical writing: 3.9
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.0 - 4.0
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, and anyone may register
Offer Prerequisite Courses Online:
No
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 144
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 144
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 90
Part time: 0
Total: 90
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
10

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
34
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 33
Part-time students: 0
Total: 33
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 63
Part-time students: 0
Total: 63

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 61
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Other: 375 hours practicum
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 32
Part time: 0
Total: 32