West Chester University of Pennsylvania

College of Health Sciences

Communicative Disorders


West Chester University, Main Hall

102 West Rosedale Avenue

West Chester, PA 19383

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Communicative Disorders

Format: Campus

Program Description:

In 1923, West Chester University became the site of one of the first speech clinics in the United States. This led to the creation of the Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology in 1972, and the development of a master's program in the mid 1970s. In 1983, the department's name was changed to Commicative Disorders. This program provides students with the academic and clinical practicum experience required to earn the American Speech and Hearing Association Ceritificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology. Preparation for Pennsylvania teacher certification is also a part of the cirriculum. Additional courses are required if students select this track. Benefits *Option of part-time study *On-campus Speech and Hearing clinic *Thesis option *Affiliation Sites *Timely course work completion


Middle States Commission on Higher Education American Speech-Lanugage-Hearing Association

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 534.05 In state/ 754.05 Out of state USD

In State Tuition (per year): 9831 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 13881 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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