School of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Graduate Program

The School of Communication Sciences and Disorders offers a Master of Science degree in speech-language pathology. The program will emphasize the integration of evidence based academic and clinical knowledge and skills. The curriculum provides in-depth study of speech, language, swallowing, and cognitive-communication disorders across the lifespan. Students have an opportunity to work closely with faculty, clinical supervisors, professional speech-language pathologists, and allied health professionals. Graduates of the program will be prepared to work in a variety of clinical settings including public schools, clinics, hospitals, rehabilitation centers, special schools, and private practices. Others may choose to pursue their Ph.D.

All graduates of the master’s program will meet the academic and clinical requirements, and be eligible for the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology from the American Speech- Language-Hearing Association, and the Oregon License in Speech-Language Pathology from the Oregon Board of Examiners for Speech Pathology and Audiology.

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For More Information

Contact Person: Diana Watkins, Associate Director of Graduate & Professional Admissions
Phone: 503-352-1435