Master of Science in Communications & Disorders
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Program Details

Prepare for a career in communication disorders with this speech pathology degree online.  Become an expert in speech, hearing, and language development and behavior, while also learning to evaluate and diagnose various communication disorders.  Taught by accomplished professors who are dedicated to motivating and supporting students, this comprehensive curriculum is the same as that found in the tradition on-campus program.  

Clinical experience is a key focus in this program, allowing students to work with real clients in a variety of ages and with various communication disorders.  Graduates have completed the requirements for the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology, licensure in speech-language pathology, and the Department of Public Instruction license in speech and language pathology.

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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 Wisconsin-Eau Claire is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Must complete three required residency sessions, each one week in length
  • Requires bachelor’s degree in CSD or necessary prerequisites