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Texas Woman's University

Last Modified: 10/31/2017
College of Health Sciences
Comm Sci & Dis/Speech-Lang Path
PO Box 425737
Denton, TX 76204-5737
Phone: (940)898-2025
Fax: (940)898-2070
E-mail Address: coms@mail.twu.edu
https://twu.edu/communication-sciences/graduate-programs/ms-speech-language-pathology/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2012 - 2020)
Accreditation includes: Distance Education (Since 2001)
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:
Yes
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
No multicultural or bilingual emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Blanche Neville School (elementary) in London, England and Institut National de Jeunes Sourds de Paris, France
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Aural (re)habilitation
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Swallowing
Voice disorders
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
State funded personnel preparation grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $128,375
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Students choose at the Undergraduate level to have a SLP track or Education of the Deaf/HH track.
Minority Serving Institution:
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs)
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application
Other: Departmental hard copy information form

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
90

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 42
Part time: 0
Total: 42

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Health Sciences
Program Director:
Laura L Moorer-Cook
Clinic Director:
Melissa Stockholm and Paula Chance
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:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Aural (re)habilitation
Language: normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Swallowing
Voice disorders
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
State funded personnel preparation grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $128,375
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
The Distance venue is supported by a grant from Texas Educational Agency to ameliorate the shortage of SLPs working in the schools.
Minority Serving Institution:
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs)
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Laura Moorer
E-Mail Address: lmoorer@twu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 01
Application deadline for Summer admission: January 01
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
CSD undergraduate degree
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 1
Other: CSD UG degree or postbac pre Masters leveling courses
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 148
Quantitative reasoning: 145
Analytical writing: 4
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:
Yes
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 610
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 610
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 234
Part time: 0
Total: 234
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
25

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
35
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 171
Part-time students: 0
Total: 171
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 196
Part-time students: 0
Total: 196

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 61
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 7
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 159
Part time: 0
Total: 159