Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology
University of Montana

Program Details

Become a certified speech-language pathologist through the MS in Speech-Language Pathology online program of the University of Montana.  This highly focus program prepares you for a successful career in interprofessional education, research, and clinical practice in your area of expertise.  Your speech language pathology degree online will incorporate many advanced topics, including but not limited to:

  • Diagnostics
  • Communication needs
  • Research methods

Courses are available in a synchronous format, providing guidance in core areas such as physical and biological sciences, statistics, multicultural studies, and more.  This master’s in speech pathology online meets the licensure requirements in Montana, as well as clinical and academic standards for CCC-SLP.  Take advantage of a virtual program offering clinical training experiences, thesis and non-thesis options, and guidance toward treating people throughout their lifespan struggling with speech, language, and swallowing disorders.  Earn your master’s in speech pathology online with the University of Montana.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


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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

University of Montana is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Students must begin a clinical practicum at the University of Montana’s RiteCare Clinic on the University of Montana campus in the summer term following two semesters of academic study. Practica continue throughout the remainder of the program in off-campus sites (and can be arranged throughout the state and country).