Sacred Heart University

College of Health Professions

Master of Science: Speech-Language Pathology


Office of Graduate Admissions

5151 Park Ave

Fairfield, CT 06825

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science: Speech-Language Pathology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This five term master's program has been licensed by the State of Connecticut Department of Higher Education and awarded Candidacy, the first stage of Accreditation awarded by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association (ASHA). This status is awarded to new programs that demonstrate compliance with the Standards for Accreditation as outlined in CAA’s Standards Compliance Continuum, for an initial period of five years. It allows the program to matriculate and graduate students who, upon successful completion of the program, will be eligible for national certification and state licensure as Speech-Language Pathologists. The graduate program has two tracks: a two-year track for applicants with an undergraduate pre-professional background in speech-language pathology, and a three-year track for applicants with no speech-language pathology pre-professional background. .


New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 67 - 88

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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