MS in Speech-Language Pathology

ISC - Long Island University, Brooklyn, United States
MS in Speech-Language Pathology
Next enrollment cycle September 2024 See all cycles
First Year Fee KES 6,513,395
Course Accredited By MSCHE
2 Years On Campus Postgraduate Degree Up to 11% scholarship

Speaking, hearing, and understanding are basic functions that enable people to connect with the world around them. Difficulty in one or more of these areas can interfere with an individual’s ability to communicate and negatively impact a person’s quality of life.

As an undergraduate or graduate student in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, you will study human communication problems within a culturally and linguistically diverse society and learn creative strategies and technologies to diagnose and treat children and adults with communication problems.

Ranked No. 1 speech-language graduate program nationwide by, the Masters of Science in Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) emphasizes small classes, close interaction with faculty, and comprehensive preparation for successful career within this in-demand field. Upon graduation you will be eligible for certification by ASHA for the CCC-SLP, and eligibility for licensure in SLP by the New York State Department of Education's Office of the Professions.

At the state-of-the-art Downtown Brooklyn Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic (located on campus), you will gain hands-on experience providing evaluation and treatment for people of all ages with speech-language and/or hearing difficulties.

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2024

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements
Direct Admission

  • TOEFL (iBT) 79 or 85 (varies by program)
  • IELTS 6.0 (School of Pharmacy)
  • Pearson (PTE) 58
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo Not Accepted
  • Gao Kao English 90 (Post) 100 - 105(Brooklyn)
  • GPA: 2.0 – 2.5

English Language Institute

  • TOEFL (iBT) 56 - 78
  • IELTS 5.5 – 6 Overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 45 - 57
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo Not Accepted
  • Gao Kao English Under 90 (Post) Under 100 (Brooklyn)
  • GPA: 2.5 – 3.0

Course of Study
Foundation courses (16 credits):

  • SLP 601 Introduction to Research in Speech-Language Pathology
  • SLP 602 Advanced Language Acquisition
  • SLP 603 Bilingual/Multicultural Foundations I
  • SLP 606 Advanced Neuroanatomy for Speech-Language Pathology
  • SLP 608 Seminar in Speech-Language Pathology
  • SLP 620 Comparative Phonology and Phonological Disorders

Higher-Level Courses (40 credits):

  • SLP 604 Bilingual/Multicultural Foundations II
  • SLP 605 Diagnostic Process
  • SLP 607 Advanced Clinical Audiology
  • SLP 609 Speech Science and Instrumentation
  • SLP 621 Fluency Disorders
  • SLP 622 Voice Disorders
  • SLP 626 Dysphagia
  • SLP 627 Motor Speech Disorders
  • SLP 630 Topics In Communication Disorders
  • SLP 639 PRAXIS Exam Preparation
  • SLP 640 Language Disorders in Children
  • SLP 641 Aphasia and Adult Neurogenic Disorders
  • SLP 642 Speech-Language-Hearing Service in Schools for Language/Learning Disabilities
  • SLP 644 Speech-Language-Hearing Services in Multicultural/Multilingual School Settings
  • SLP 720 Independent Study-Research on Disorders of Speech

Practicum sequence (6 credits):

  • SLP 610A Clinical Practicum: Introduction to the Treatment of Speech-Language and Hearing Disorders
  • SLP 610B Clinical Practicum: Introduction to the Treatment of Speech-Language and Hearing Disorders
  • SLP 612A Advanced Clinical Practicum: Assessment and Treatment Speech-Language and Hearing Disorders

Diagnostic Practicum Courses (3 credits):

  • SLP 614A/B Diagnostic Practicum: Children/Adults
  • SLP 615A Practicum in Audiology

Additional Courses

  • SLP 610C
  • Extended Clinical Practicum
  • SLP 616 Clinical Observation 
  • SLP 700 Academic Literacy

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