Graduate Programs

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Speech Language Pathology: M.A.


The MA program in Speech-Language Pathology at The University of Delaware is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

The curriculum is designed to provide a comprehensive balance of academic and clinical experiences that addresses all KASA 2014 requirements and ASHA standards for professional certification. The curriculum encourages students to explore professional scholarship whether through clinical work, classroom assignments, or independent research. The thesis option provides additional training in a research experience for students interested in pursuing doctoral study. Students who enter the program with all pre-requisite courses should complete the program in 18 months (4 academic semesters, one summer and one winter sessions). Students who select to do a thesis may lengthen their program of study by one semester. 


Application Deadlines


February 1: Final deadline to apply for M.A. admission
December 15Final deadline to apply for Ph.D. admission



June 1Final deadline to apply for Ph.D. admission


UD Tuition

The 2021-2022 UD graduate student tuition rate per credit hour is $1,898.