Eastern Michigan University: Master of Arts (MA) in speech-language pathology (clinical entry-level)

Last Modified: 11/16/2020


Institution Information

Address:

Department of Special Education & CSD
128 Porter Bldg
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone Number:

(734)487-3300

Fax Number:

Program Accreditation Status

Accredited

This graduate education program is fully operational and in compliance with the Standards for Accreditation. See full accreditation status definition.

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MA) (2017 - 2025)
Next Accreditation Review: August 2024

General Program Information

Administrative Location:

College of Education

Combined Degree Programs Offered:

No

Program Director:

Ana Claudia Harten

Study Abroad Opportunities:

No

Clinic Director:

Denise Kowalski and Karen Parish-Foster

Entire Degree Offered Online:

No

Minority Serving Institution:

No specific Department of Education Designation

Part-Time Enrollment:

Yes

Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:

No multicultural or bilingual emphasis

Postdoctoral Opportunities:

No

NSSLHA Chapter:

Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:

E-Mail Address: dawn.leighton@emich.edu

Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:

No

Application Deadline(s):

Fall admission: January 15
Spring admission: July 15

Offer Prerequisite Courses:

Yes, but only students offered admission to the graduate program may register

Application Process:

University online application

Prerequisites Online:

No

Application Requirements:

Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Other: The program also accepts applicants who hold undergraduate degrees in other fields.

Number of Applications Received:

Non International Applicants: 170
International Applicants: 4
Total: 174

GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:

3.23-3.99

Number of Admission Offers:

Non-International Applicants: 40
International Applicants: 0
Total: 40

Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:

Verbal reasoning: 149.96
Quantitative reasoning: 147.13
Analytical writing: 3.99

Enrollment

Target Class Size:

40

First-Year Enrollment:

Full time Students: 40
Part time Students: 0
Total: 40

Total Graduate Enrollment:

Full time Students: 97
Part time Students: 2
Total: 99

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:

Total semester credit hours: 60

Average Time to Degree (CED):

Total semesters: 6, including summers

Total Number of Degrees Granted:

Total: 41
Full time: 40
Part time: 1

Additional Requirements:

Capstone project

Areas of Research

Audiology/Hearing Science:
Hearing conservation

Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Speech production: articulation, phonology
SwallowingOther(Other speech-language topic (please specify))

General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Interprofessional practice/interprofessional education
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic, clinical, supervision)Other(Multicultural issues)

 
 

OTHER DEGREES AT THIS INSTITUTION

Bachelor of Science (BS) in communication sciences and disorders
Master of Arts (MA) in speech-language pathology (clinical entry-level)