- Graduate Program
Communication Sciences and Disorders Graduate Program
Highlights of our graduate program:
- Top ranked program in Missouri by the US News and World Report, Best Graduate Schools, 2009
- Recognized leader in multicultural issues and education related to communication disorders
- Annual distinguished lecturer series featuring nationally recognized experts in speech-language pathology
- Early Childhood Language/Literacy Center
- International Adoption Clinic
- Extensive on-campus and external clinical practicum placements
- Connections with SLU's Doisy College of Health Sciences
- Research opportunities across the lifespan
- Available and supportive faculty
- Excellent Praxis success rate (see Praxis scores)
- Accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
Many of our graduate students receive funding to support their education. Our graduate funding consists of tuition scholarships and graduate assistantships stipends.
Click here for Speech-Language Pathology Plan of Study
If you already have a bachelor's degree in a different discipline and are interested in pursuing a career in speech-language pathology or audiology, but do not have the necessary undergraduate pre-requisites, you may wish to inquire about our Leveling Program. For more information about the courses offered in the Leveling Program, please refer to the Plan of Study. Completion of the Leveling Program does not guarantee admission to the graduate program in speech-language pathology at Saint Louis University or any other university.
For more information about the Graduate Program at Saint Louis University, please contact:
Mitzi Brammer, Ph.D.
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Saint Louis University
3750 Lindell Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63108