Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology
James Madison University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology program provides students with the knowledge necessary to become specialists who deal with disorders of human communication and swallowing.  Courses include Neuroanatomy & Neurophysiology of Speech & Language, Physiological & Acoustical Phonetics, Advanced Children’s Language Disorders, Language Disorders in Adults, Evaluation & Treatment of Swallowing Disorders, and Processes & Disorders of Speech Fluency.

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (CAA-ASHA)

School Accreditation & Licensing

James Madison University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Requires a 6-week practicum on campus, along with an on-campus orientation
  • Requires related speech-language prerequisites

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