Washington State University Spokane

Speech-Language Pathology

Department Website medicine.wsu.edu/speechandhearing

The Master of Science (M.S.) in Speech and Hearing Sciences at Washington State University (WSU) offers course work and clinical practicum experiences to prepare students to meet the assessment and management needs of individuals of all ages demonstrating a wide variety of speech, language, voice, swallowing, and learning problems. Students are prepared as speech-language pathologists to provide direct and consultative services in educational and medical settings. The course of study emphasizes physiological, behavioral, neurological, and psychological dimensions of normal development, fundamental communication processes, and disorders of communication. The graduate program in speech-language pathology is accredited nationally by the Council on Academic Accreditation of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and recognized at the state level by the Washington State Board of Education.

The WSU Graduate School's priority application deadline for the online application is January 10 for the following summer or fall semester. The Speech and Hearing Sciences department accepts supporting application materials through February 1. In addition to the application form, please submit GRE scores, a letter of intent, and three (3) letters of recommendation. A minimum 3.0 GPA for last 60 semester hours (90 quarter hours) of coursework is required for consideration.

For more information on how to apply for the WRGP resident tuition rate for this program, please contact:

Jason Trosine
Graduate Program Coordinator
Speech and Hearing Sciences

Degrees Available