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The graduate program in speech-language pathology prepares students to become outstanding speech-language pathologists whose knowledge and skills exceed national certification standards. Graduates are life-long learners who become leaders in the field and who integrate ethics, evidence-based practice and critical thinking into their practice.

The accredited program prepares students to apply for Texas licensure as a Speech-Language Pathologist and the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology.

Why Choose TWU?

  • Interactive classes taught by accessible, knowledgeable and supportive faculty
  • Specialized coursework with experiential learning
  • Each student has a variety of clinical experiences
  • Balance between coursework and clinical experiences
  • Two different learning venues:

Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology - On Campus Venue

  • Classes held on Denton and Dallas campuses in the evenings
  • Diverse practicum experiences 2-5 days a week
  • Students begin in summer or fall each year
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Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology - Distance TETN Venue

  • Funded by Texas Education Agency to train SLPs to work in Texas schools
  • Classes held at regional Education Service Centers throughout Texas and via webinar format
  • Cohorts admitted every two years
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The Master’s of Science education program in Speech-Language Pathology at Texas Woman’s University is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850,  800 498-2071 or 301 296-5700.

Accreditation Information including program completion rates, praxis examination pass rates and employment rate of our graduate students.


Pre-Masters Speech-Language Pathology Leveling Courses

Individuals who hold bachelor’s degrees in fields other than Communication Sciences and Disorders, Speech-Language Pathology, or the equivalent must complete leveling Communication Sciences and Disorders courses before beginning graduate work in Speech-Language Pathology at TWU. At completion of this coursework, students may apply for the Master’s program in Speech-Language Pathology. More about “Pre-Masters Speech-Language Pathology Leveling Courses”...

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