Certificate in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology-Assistant
University of Montana

Program Details

The online Certificate in Speech-Language Pathology / Audiology Assistant allows you to work directly with individuals with speech, language and hearing impairments under the supervision of a certified speech-language pathologist. You can put your skills to use in environments including schools, clinics, and hospitals.

Coursework focuses on clinical application and observation in the fields of SLP and audiology. Credits can be transferred toward the completion of a bachelor’s degree in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from the University of Montana. Students with an existing bachelor’s degree in another field can use this certificate program to apply to graduate school to become a certified speech language pathologist. 

Classes cover topics such as:

  • Speech and language development
  • Phonological development and phonetics
  • Anatomy and physiology of speech and swallowing mechanisms
  • Neurological bases of communication and swallowing disorders

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Montana is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official High School Transcript/GED Score