School of Health and Natural Sciences,
M.S.- Communication Disorders
Mercy College's Graduate Communication Disorders (CD) program is a premier Master of Science program in the metropolitan New York area. The 57-credit program fosters ethical, competent, autonomous practice. It will prepare you for New York State licensure and for American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) national certification in speech-language pathology.
Students who complete the Master of Science in Communication Disorders aspire to be speech-language pathologists and NYS Education Department Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD). (Note: This certification requires 12 additional credits in education coursework, workshop attendance in education, and completion of a student teaching experience.)
Mercy College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
The graduate program in the Department of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences at Mercy College is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
Students with a bachelor's degree in another field must take seven prerequisite courses as a foundation for graduate study.
Students without a bachelor's degree can apply for a BS in CD which includes prerequisites or pre-professional CD training.
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Tuition & Financial Aid
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Financial Aid Offered: No
Classification: Master's Colleges & Universities I
Institution Sector: Private not-for-profit
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 5,000 - 9,999