The Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology graduate program enables students to develop professional knowledge and clinical skills.
Traditional and non-traditional students will demonstrate leadership, critical thinking, and problem-solving abilities professionally and competently in a variety of clinical settings. The graduate program offers a Master of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology.
The program is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
A graduate of the program will meet the academic requirements for the ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-SLP), licensure from the Mississippi Department of Health, and teacher licensure from the Mississippi Department of Education.
Admission to the graduate speech-language pathology program is competitive. Decisions regarding admission are made during the months of March and April. In order to be considered for admission, the candidate must have completed the graduate school application process by March 1 for Fall admission.
Letter of Intent
Students who have an undergraduate degree in an area other than speech-language pathology, communicative disorders, etc., must complete seven prerequisite courses. Find out more.
Minimum Skills & Essential Functions
Learn more about the minimum skills and essential functions for Speech Language Pathology Graduate Students on the SLP page.
See Graduate Tuition & Costs
Graduate Speech-Language Pathology Application Forms
Visit the College of Nursing & Speech-Language Pathology page
Joy Townsend, M.S., CCC-SLPGraduate Coordinator
Cromwell Communication Center Phone: (662) 329-7270
1100 College Street Columbus, MS 39701phone: 662.329.4750 or 877.462.8439