Adelphi University

Ruth S. Ammon School of Education

Communication Sciences and Disorders


Office of University Admissions, Levermore Hall, Room 114

One South Avenue

Garden City, NY 11530

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Communication Disorders: Speech-Language Pathology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

M.S. in Communication Disorders: Speech-Language Pathology

Through classroom and practical work, the program provides students with a strong understanding of the connections between the scientific bases of our discipline and its clinical practices. Upon graduation, students can look forward to a professional career assessing and treating children and adults with communication disorders within our scope of practice and from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds.

Fulfills the academic and clinical requirements of the Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and to New York State licensure.
Fulfills New York State’s Teacher of Students with Speech and Language Disabilities (TSSLD) certification. Students may pursue the Bilingual Extension to the TSSLD.
This program is available at our main Garden City campus, as well as at Adelphi Manhattan Center.

Classes are offered on weekdays and Sundays.

Ph.D. in Speech-Language Sciences and Disorders

The purpose of the Ph.D. in Speech-Language Sciences and Disorders is to educate students as research scientists who are capable of adding to the store of knowledge about normal and disordered speech and language.

Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.)

A four-year full-time program offered by Adelphi, Hofstra and St. John’s Universities.

The Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) program curriculum includes coursework and clinical practicum experiences in all aspects of audiologic practice. In addition, a clinical research project proposal is required of each student.


National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1070 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 35130 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 35130 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Find Schools