University of Central Missouri
College of Health and Human Services
Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
M.S. - Speech-Language Pathology
This program is designed for the education and training of persons to enter the professions of speech language pathology or audiology. The program is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and provides a variety of clinical experiences using state-of-the-art equipment in the Welch Schmidt Center for Communication Disorders. Faculty are accessible and possess a broad range of knowledge and professional experiences. Graduates are eligible for the CCC from the ASHA and licensure by the Missouri Department of Economic Development, Division of Professional Registration. Upon obtaining their license as a speech-language pathologist, graduates are also eligible for a Student Services Certificate through application to the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education; this certificate provides graduates with opportunity for employment as speech-language pathologists in the Missouri public schools.
All graduate programs at UCM are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The program is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation of ASHA.
Facts & Figures
Classification: Master's College or University I
Loans Offered: Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA code 02454).
Locale: Fringe Rural Area
Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999