Speech Language Pathology


The program in Speech-Language Pathology offers an innovative five-year plan which culminates with the Master of Science Degree. Students who complete the plan qualify for the Texas License as well as the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology. The plan includes 97 semester hours of undergraduate course work and 33 hours of graduate course work plus five semesters of clinical practicum. Undergraduate students selecting this program are designated as Pre-Speech-Language Pathology majors. Applicants with a BA/BS in Speech- Language Pathology from another university do not have to take the pre-professional courses.


Student Outcome Data

Student Outcome Data/CAA Calculation 1/2016

Period # of students who completed program in 6 semesters # of students who took longer than 6 semesters # of students who dropped % that completed in 6 semesters
2015-2016 18 0 3 84
2014-2015 18 1 0 95
2013-2014 17 1 2 85
3 year average 18 1 1 88

Praxis Examination pass rates (reported by students)

Period #who took exam pass rate
2015-2016 12 100%
2014-2015 14 86%
2013-2014 4 100%
3 year average 10 95%

Employment Rate in Professsion

Period # of graduates % of graduates employed
2015-2016 18 100%
2014-2015 18 100%
2013-2014 17 100%
3 year average 18 100%