Application to the program deadline: February 1st
Admission is extremely competitive. We base this on undergraduate grades, GRE scores, letters of recommendation, a written statement of purpose and an optional resume (1 to 2 pages).
The graduate program in Speech-Langauage Pathology UNCG has just been ranked 32nd in the country by U.S. News America’s Best Graduate Schools 2012.
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The mission of UNCG’s Master of Arts Degree Program in Speech-Language Pathology is to prepare graduates to meet ASHA clinical certification standards and state licensure requirements and gain entry-level positions in speech-language pathology.
The Master’s (MA) education program in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700.
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Program Success Statistics Details
3 year average of 99% completion rate
3 year average of 99% pass rate on the PRAXIS
99% employment with CCCs and Board of Education Licensure upon completion of the CFY
Clinical aspects of the program
Close supervision and training in a variety of settings beginning the first semester
Internationally/nationally recognized faculty
Diverse clinic populations
Unique externship sites
The following are standards met upon graduation from the graduate program:
NC Board of Education licensure
NC Department of Public Instruction certification
The MA in Speech-Language Pathology is accredited by the Council of Academic Accreditation of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) and provides academic and clinical instruction sufficient for the Certification of Clinical Competence (CCC) in speech-language pathology awarded by ASHA and licensure in the state of North Carolina. This is a two year (5 semester) full-time program.
All events are held at the Ferguson Building 3rd floor lobby.
Fall 2013 Dates
Wednesday, September 18, 4:00pm
Wednesday, October 23, 4:00pm
Spring 2014 Dates
Due to the extremely large number of applicants for the Master’s Program in Speech-Language Pathology, it is not possible to grant individual interviews to each interested student. Therefore, group dates are scheduled each semester.
Applicants are encouraged to visit the CSD Department on one of these dates to receive additional information regarding the academic and clinical aspects of the program. In addition, applicants have the opportunity to ask questions and to talk with current graduate students.
Please email Dr. Kristine Lundgren to register for an information session. Family and friends are welcome. The meetings are held on the third floor of the Ferguson Building, in the main lobby. Parking is available on the street and at nearby campus parking decks.
Comments or questions are welcome.