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University of Virginia

Last Modified: 11/6/2018
Curry Sch of EDU Human Services
Bavaro Hall RM 212C
417 Emmet St South
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4260
Phone: (434)924-6351
Fax: (434)924-1433
E-mail Address: vat3w@virginia.edu
http://curry.edschool.virginia.edu/commdis/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MEd) (2014 - 2022)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2021

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Other (BSEd)

General

Administrative Location:
Curry School of Education and Human Development
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:
France, Netherlands, Belgium
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Autism spectrum disorders
Craniofacial anomalies
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Swallowing
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Cognitive communication (e.g., dementia, traumatic brain injury)
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $18,000
State funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
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:
36

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 36
Part time: 0
Total: 36

Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Other (MEd)

General

Administrative Location:
Curry School of Education and Human Development
Program Director:
Randall R. Robey
Clinic Director:
Jaimee Traub
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:
The degree program does not offer study abroad opportunities.
Areas of Research:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Autism spectrum disorders
Craniofacial anomalies
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Swallowing
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Cognitive communication (e.g., dementia, traumatic brain injury)
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $18,000
State funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
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: uva-slp@virginia.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Spring admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 2
Writing sample/essay: 1
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 159
Quantitative reasoning: 155
Analytical writing: 4.7
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.30 - 4.0
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: 220
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 220
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 46
Part time: 0
Total: 46
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
14

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
27
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 24
Part-time students: 0
Total: 24
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 66
Part-time students: 0
Total: 66

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 73
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 6
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 33
Part time: 0
Total: 33

Research Doctoral Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

General

Administrative Location:
Curry School of Education and Human Development
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
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:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Augmentative/alternative communication
Autism spectrum disorders
Craniofacial anomalies
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Swallowing
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Cognitive communication (e.g., dementia, traumatic brain injury)
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
State funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $18,000
State funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
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: lmh3f@virginia.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: 2
Writing sample/essay: 1
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 1
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 1
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 1
Part time: 0
Total: 1
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
1

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
2
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 1
Part-time students: 0
Total: 1
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 1
Part-time students: 0
Total: 1

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 96
Additional Requirements:
Dissertation
Research Doctoral Degrees Granted:
0