The graduate program of study that is available primarily for applicants with undergraduate degrees in Communication Science and Disorders or related fields. The degree requires 5 semesters (2 years) and includes academic coursework as well as clinical practicum requirements. The graduate program in Communication Science and Disorders is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
All applicants must have coursework equivalents in Biology and Physical Science (Chemistry or Physics), Statistics, and Speech Science. The science courses must have a lab component and be 4 credit hours. Any of these additionally listed courses not obtained at the undergraduate level must be completed in addition to the graduate curriculum while at UM.
A personal interview may be required as part of the admission process. Applicants will be notified by the CSD Department after the February 1st application deadline regarding scheduling of an interview if deemed warranted.