The master's (MS) degree program in speech-language pathology at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700. It is a program of study that combines intensive clinical practice with academic work. After successfully completing the program one will have met the academic requirements for the ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP). The Clinic, well-known for its successful summer literacy project, recently received recognition from the Louisiana Scottish Rite Foundation, Inc., in the form of clinic funding and annual scholarships.
This program prepares its students for licensure or certification within the state of Louisiana. For more information regarding credentialing requirements, please visit the licensure programs page.
Deadline to apply every year is February 15. Students are only admitted for the summer semester every year. When you apply, be sure to select Summer (not Fall or Spring) as the anticipated semester of admission.
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Additional Application Materials
In addition to the general Graduate School Application Materials, you must also submit:
- Official GRE scores
- Personal Statement
- Note: Letters of recommendation are waived for graduates of the UL Lafayette Department of Communicative Disorders who meet the other requirements for admission
Dr. Holly Damico
Burke-Hawthorne Hall, 222