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New York University

Last Modified: 10/18/2018
Steinhardt School of Culture
Dept of Commun Sci & Dis
665 Broadway Ste 900
New York, NY 10012
Phone: (212)998-5228
Fax: (212)995-4356
E-mail Address: csdadmissions@nyu.edu
http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/csd/

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2017 - 2025)
Accreditation includes: Distance Education (Since 2016)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2024

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development
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:
London, England
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)
Speech production: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 3
Total dollar amount: $1,615,164
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
1) Cadaver lab (at NYU Langone Medical Center) as part of the requirements for the Anatomy and Physiology course. 2) Undergraduate honors research program.
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
75

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 18
Part time: 0
Total: 18

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

General

Administrative Location:
NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development
Program Director:
Maria Grigos, PhD, CCC-SLP
Clinic Director:
Iris Fishman (Clinic Director) and Erasmia Benakis (Director of Field Placement Programs)
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Entire Degree Offered Online:
Yes
Part-Time Enrollment:
Yes
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
Bilingual emphasis
Multicultural emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
Lund, Sweden
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)
Speech production: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 3
Total dollar amount: $1,615,164
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Specialty tracks and/or Unique features of the program are: 1. A large number of elective courses including: Augmentative Communication; Therapeutic Approaches in Speech Pathology: Advanced Voice Disorders; Therapeutic Approaches in Speech Pathology: Aphasia; Craniofacial Anomalies; Neurogenic Speech Disorders in Children; Language and Communication in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders; Dysphagia in Infants and Toddlers; Counseling Skills for Communicative Sciences and Disorders; Computerized Analysis of Language Transcripts; Hearing Loss: Rehabilitation; Interdisciplinary Case-Based Dysphagia Management; Approaches to Natural Language. Speech-Language Pathology Research Colloquium. 2. Opportunities for students to work with a variety of clinical populations on-campus in a group setting providing transgender voice modification, drama therapy, and adult aphasia therapy. 3. Community initiatives where faculty supervise students in their community practicum expe
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Email Address: csdadmissions@nyu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Rolling admissions
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 01
Application deadline for Spring admission: November 12
Application deadline for Summer admission: March 04
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
Other: 2U online program company
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 2
Writing sample/essay: 2
Other: Resume
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Data not available.
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
Data not available.
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: 1260
Part-time Students: 294
Total: 1554
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 261
Part time: 206
Total: 467
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
85

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
Data not available.
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 142
Part-time students: 57
Total: 199
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 233
Part-time students: 179
Total: 412

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 48
Additional Requirements:
Other: Praxis or masters thesis
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 7
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 55
Part time: 0
Total: 55

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

General

Administrative Location:
NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, 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)
Speech production: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 3
Total dollar amount: $1,615,164
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
Yes
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
The doctoral program in Communicative Sciences and Disorders provides students with training as academic researchers and scholars. This five-year full-time program includes several academic research milestones and comes with a competitive funding package (described below). In addition to research requirements, doctoral candidates take advanced-level courses in the department, school, and university. To obtain the PhD, candidates who hold a masters degree must take doctoral course work (43 points total), complete the candidacy research and scholarship requirements, and develop and defend a dissertation consisting of original research that makes a novel contribution to the field. Incoming students without a masters degree must minimally complete the prerequisite courses for a M.S. degree in this area in addition to the doctoral requirements (minimum 73 points). The Steinhardt School and the Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders offers all full-time Ph.D. students a comple
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Email Address: buchwald@nyu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: January 06
Application Process:
University online application
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Writing sample/essay: 2
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 27
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 27
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 3
Part time: 0
Total: 3
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
6

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
3
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 2
Part-time students: 0
Total: 2
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 18
Part-time students: 0
Total: 18

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 43
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Dissertation
Research Doctoral Degrees Granted:
2