How to Apply | Speech-Language Pathology Post-Bacc

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Students with a bachelor’s degree in a discipline other than communication sciences and disorders must complete a sequence of pre-requisite courses to apply to graduate programs in speech-language pathology.

The School of CSD at Pacific University offers a post-baccalaureate program to allow students from diverse academic backgrounds to complete coursework in normal speech, language, and hearing processes in preparation for application to graduate programs in speech-language pathology or audiology.

The entire post-baccalaureate course sequence may be completed on-line or through registration in on-campus coursework on our Forest Grove Campus.

Application Process

To apply for admission into the Post-Baccalaureate Program, students must:

  1. complete and submit the Communication Sciences & Disorders Post-Bacc Online Application, and
  2. Submit one official transcript from each college/university attended, and
  3. Submit a personal statement (up to 200 words) which outlines why you are applying to the program and includes your professional goals.

Preferred Application Deadlines

Fall Semester Start: July 15
Spring Semester Start: Nov. 1

Please note: Online classes for fall 2017 are nearing capacity. More space is available for our on-campus classes.


Diana Watkins | Associate Director of Graduate & Professional Admissions
503-352-1435 |