American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

Association website: asha.org (http://www.asha.org/Students/Speech-Language-Pathology/)

Required Entrance Exam: GRE

Common Electronic application: Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CAPCSD) (http://www.capcsd.org/csdcas/)

Primary application entails:

  • a minimum 3.00 GPA to be admitted, although in any given year, an admitted class of audiology or speech-language pathology students may have a much higher average GPA,
  • GRE scores,
  • an essay,
  • letters of recommendation

ASHA's online search engine EdFind, provides a list of schools. EdFind also has information on:

  • institutions designated as Historically Black Colleges/Universities (HCBSUs) and Predominantly Black Institutions (PBIs)
  • institutions with multicultural/bilingual emphases
  • study abroad opportunities
  • part time enrollment opportunities
  • institutions with combined degree programs (e.g., bachelors/masters)