MSEd Speech-Language Pathology

Requirements (60 credits)
SLP-600Professional Issues in Speech-Language Pathology3
SLP-604Clinical Methods in Speech-Language Pathology3
SLP-610Neurological Language Disorders and Aphasia3
SLP-614Assessment and Treatment of Dysphagia3
SLP-625Assessment Procedures in Speech-Language Pathology3
SLP-630Pediatric Language Disorders3
SLP-636Communication in Autisum Spectrum Disorders3
SLP-645Speech Sound Disorders3
SLP-650Fluency Disorders3
SLP-655Disorders of Voice and Resonance3
SLP-660Motor Speech Disorders3
SLP-664Audiology and Aural Rehabiliation3
SLP-665Augmentative and Alternative Communication3
SLP-675Traumatic Brain Injury3
SLP-679Diagnostic Practicum in Speech-Language Pathology3
SLP-680Research Methods3
SLP-681Clinical Practicum I3
SLP-682Clinical Practicum II3
SLP-683External Clinical Practicum I3
SLP-684External Clinical Practicum II3
SLP-CPEComprehensive Portfolio Examination0
Total Credits60
  1. Submit a completed application through the Communication Science and Disorders Centralized Application Service (CSDCAS) along with the signed SLP Communication Standards form and $50 application fee submitted to Monmouth University.
  2. Possession of a baccalaureate degree with a satisfactory overall GPA per state requirements (see Web site for details) and a minimum 3.0 GPA in the undergraduate major.
  3. GRE scores (taken within the last five years). Students who hold a master’s degree or higher from an accredited institution are not required to submit GRE scores.
  4. Essay (500 words or more) explaining why the student wishes to pursue a career in Speech-Language Pathology.
  5. Two professional letters of recommendation.
  6. Résumés are recommended but not required.
  7. Candidates must be able to communicate effectively in order to meet ASHA’s standards of clinical competence. Specifically, successful candidates “must have demonstrated communication skills sufficient to achieve effective clinical and professional interaction with clients/patients and relevant others.” Source: 2014 Standards for the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology.
  8. Completion of eighteen (18) credits of speech-language pathology prerequisite courses. Applicants must also fulfill ASHA requirements listed at https://www.asha.org/Certification/Course-Content-Areas-for-SLP-Standards/