Degree Requirements

Requirements for the M.A. Degree with a Major in Speech-Language Pathology

Prerequisites

Degree Requirements

The program requires 34 credit hours of experiences for breadth and an additional 12 to 16 hours for depth.

Required Graduate Experiences for Breadth

SPLH 764 Seminar in Multicultural Issues 2
SPLH 860 Evaluation of Speech and Language 2
SPLH 862 Clinical Processes 2
SPLH 864 Advanced Clinical Practice in Speech-Language Pathology 7
SPLH 868 Professional Seminar 2
Research experience (thesis or nonthesis option) 3
SPLH electives (8 seminars, 2 credit hours each) 16

Required Graduate Experiences for Depth

SPLH 866 Field Study in Speech-Language Pathology 5
Advanced electives (SPLH, outside department, or thesis) 6
Second field study or fourth practicum experience 1-5

Students also must pass the Speech-Language Pathology PRAXIS examination with a score of at least 600.

Requirements for the M.S. in Education Degree with a Specialization in Deaf Education

For information, see Special Education in the School of Education section of the online catalog.

Contact Info

Department of Speech-Language-Hearing: Sciences and Disorders

Dole Human Development Center
1000 Sunnyside Ave., Room 3001
Lawrence, KS 66045-7561
785-864-0630
http://www2.ku.edu/~splh/
Holly L. Storkel, Chair
785-864-0630
Holly L. Storkel

Intercampus Program in Communicative Disorders

Department of Speech-Language-Hearing: Sciences and Disorders
Dole Human Development Center, 1000 Sunnyside Ave., Room 3001
Lawrence, KS 66045-7561
785-864-0630
785-864-3974
http://www2.ku.edu/~splh/
Holly L. Storkel, Chair, Department of Speech-Language-Hearing: Sciences and Disorders
785-864-0630
hstorkel@ku.edu
Becky Harris, Undergraduate Program Advising
785-864-0630
becharris@ku.edu

Intercampus Program in Communicative Disorders

Department of Hearing and Speech, KU Medical Center
Mail Stop 3039, 3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, KS 66160
913-588-5937
Fax: 913-588-5254
hearingspeech@kumc.edu
http://www2.ku.edu/~splh/ipcd/
John Ferraro, Chair, Department of Hearing and Speech
913-588-5937
Angela Carrasco, Graduate Program Advising
913-588-5937
acarrasco@kumc.edu
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