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Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

Last Modified: 11/7/2018
College of Science and Technology
Audiology & Speech Pathology
400 E 2nd St 338 Centennial Hall
Bloomsburg, PA 17815-1301
Phone: (570)389-4367 (4436)
Fax: (570)389-5022
E-mail Address: jhazzard@bloomu.edu
http://www.bloomu.edu

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS) (2012 - 2020)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2019

Accredited

Clinical Entry-Level Doctoral Degree Audiology
CAA Accredited (clinical entry level AuD) (2012 - 2020)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2019

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Science and Technology
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:
Craniofacial anomalies
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Cognitive communication (e.g., dementia, traumatic brain injury)
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $122,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
ELL Program Specialist certificate program
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
257

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 52
Part time: 0
Total: 52

Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Master of Science (MS), Other (Post-bacc IONM certificate)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Science and Technology
Program Director:
Shaheen N. Awan, Ph.D.
Clinic Director:
Jennifer Alberti, M.S.
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:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Craniofacial anomalies
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Cognitive communication (e.g., dementia, traumatic brain injury)
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $122,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Clinical Instrumentation course incl. extensive experience with laryngeal stroboscopy; two dysphagia courses; an independent required course on cleft palate/craniofacial disorders; extensive practicum experiences
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Email Address: sawan@bloomu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
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: Applicants from ther than CSD degree programs may complete a 30 credit prerequisite program.
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 151
Quantitative reasoning: 148
Analytical writing: 4.1
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.20 - 4.00
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, but only students offered admission to the graduate program may register
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 212
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 212
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 66
Part time: 0
Total: 66
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
6

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
28
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 27
Part-time students: 0
Total: 27
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 53
Part-time students: 0
Total: 53

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 56
Additional Requirements:
Data not available.
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 28
Part time: 0
Total: 28

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

General

Administrative Location:
College of Science and Technology
Program Director:
Shaheen N. Awan, Ph.D.
Clinic Director:
Jennifer Alberti, M.S.
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:
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Craniofacial anomalies
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Cognitive communication (e.g., dementia, traumatic brain injury)
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 1
Total dollar amount: $122,000
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): Data not available.
Total dollar amount: Data not $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Intraoperative monitoring, Balance Disorders
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Email Address: mshaikh@bloomu.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
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: Applicants from ther than CSD degree programs may complete a 30 credit prerequisite program.
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 146
Quantitative reasoning: 148
Analytical writing: 3.5
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.19 - 3.85
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
Yes
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, but only students offered admission to the graduate program may register
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 50
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 50
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 40
Part time: 0
Total: 40
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
6

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
15
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 9
Part-time students: 0
Total: 9
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 46
Part-time students: 0
Total: 46

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 120
Additional Requirements:
Data not available.
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 11
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 13
Part time: 0
Total: 13