Application Deadline: February 1st for Fall semester

Required Materials for Application

  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • GRE scores
  • Personal Statement & Curriculum Vitae

Indicate on the application whether you want to be considered for
Graduate Assistantship or Tuition Scholarship.

You may apply online, or request a paper application from the Graduate School by calling: (423) 439-4221.

Additional information is available below and on pg. 94 in the Graduate Catalog.

Answers to a number of commonly asked questions regarding our SLP program and admission process can be found in our FAQ page

*Applications are processed in the order they are received.

Department Chair:

Brenda Louw, D. Phil

Admission Contact:

Dr. Kerry Proctor-Williams, Ph.D

Apply to:

East Tennessee State University School of Graduate Studies Box 70720 Johnson City, TN 37614-0720 or online

Application Deadline:

Feb. 1 (for Fall semester)

Tuition & Fees:

Tuition & Fees

Financial Aid:

Offered through Office of Financial Aid


Offered for second year graduate students at VA Medical Center, Mountain Home, and Mountain Region Speech-Hearing Center.


Full tuition scholarships and half-time graduate assistantships are available for over 50% of graduate students through the Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (ASLP). In return students fulfill departmental assignments for 8 to 10 hours a week. Numerous campus-wide tuition scholarships and? graduate assistantships are also available to students. For more info click here.

Undergraduate Major Requirement none
Pre-req hours required for matriculation 13-18
Length of program for SLP undergrad majors 2 yrs
Thesis Optional
Academic Credit Hrs required 41-50
Prerequisites offered
Full list of pre-reqs

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