University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point

School of Communicative Disorders

Communicative Disorders

Address:

Room 312, Communication Arts Center

University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

Stevens Point, WI 54481

United States

Phone:

1-715-346-4617

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

AuD in a collaborative program with UW-Madison, M.S. in SLP

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The School of Communicative Disorders offers the Master of Science (M.S.) degree with specialization in speech-language pathology. The Master’s program in speech-language pathology at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association. The School of Communicative Disorders has developed a joint Clinical Doctorate in Audiology (Au.D.) program with the University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Communicative Disorders. Our universities have merged their resources to provide a unique professional doctorate program. The collaborative program between the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and the University of Wisconsin-Madison has been awarded candidacy status from the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association.

Accreditation:

The Master’s program in speech-language pathology at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association.

International Student Requirements:

The Doctor of Audiology is a clinical degree and students must have adequate spoken English skills for clinical practice. If your native language is not English, or your undergraduate instruction was not in English, the Au.D. program requires the following before you can engage in clinical practice: (1) Demonstrate proficient spoken English by achieving one of the following: (a) a minimum criterion score of 60 on the Speaking Proficiency English Assessment Kit (SPEAK), (b) a minimum scaled score of 26 on the speaking section of the Test of English as a Foreign Language-Internet based version (TOEFL-iBT), or a minimum scaled score of 26 on the TOEFEL Academic Speaking Test (TAST). (2) Pass a speech intelligibility screening administered by the Doctor of Audiology program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison or Stevens Point.

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 42/91

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 488 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 8055 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 17826 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Distant Town

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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