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Master of Science in Speech and Hearing Science

Program Details

Tennessee State University offers the online MS in Speech and Hearing Science. This degree prepares speech and hearing specialists to help improve the quality of life of persons with communication and swallowing disorders. Some of these individuals may have difficulty producing speech sounds, expressing and understanding language or difficulty hearing due to conditions present at birth, acquired diseases or accidents. People of all ages experience these disorders.

The following courses are offered in the program:

  • Organic Speech Disorders Dysphagia
  • Studies in Articulation Disorders
  • Neuroanatomy & Neurophysiology
  • Studies in Language Disorders
  • Language Development
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Voice Disorders
  • and more

Requirements

  • Completed a baccalaureate degree in speech-language pathology, and/or
  • Completed 15 hours of prerequisite coursework in speech-language pathology

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Council of Academic Accreditation of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)