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Speech-Language Pathology

Department of Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology

Speech Language Pathology

 

For more information:

Rachel Hatfield
Phone: (423) 439-4272

Email:hatfieldmr2 

Dept of Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology
East Tennessee State University

P.O. Box 70643
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: (423) 439-4272


 

For more information:

Rachel Hatfield
Phone: (423) 439-4272

Email:hatfieldmr2 

Dept of Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology
East Tennessee State University

P.O. Box 70643
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: (423) 439-4272

Student working with a child patient in the clinic

The Masters of Science in Speech-Language Pathology at East Tennessee State University is an accredited program focusing on the diagnosis, treatment, and research of communicative disorders in children and adults. For full-time students, expected program completion is 5 consecutive semesters; for part-time students expected program completion is 9 consecutive semesters. Only students enrolled in the ETSU Institute in Speech-Language Pathology Tennessee Teachers Cohort Grant are eligible to enroll as part-time students. The program's curriculum provides intense education on the disorders and conditions that arise in the field. The goal of receiving a Masters of Science at this is institution is to prepare students to enter the work force as competent, well-rounded Speech-Language Pathologists providing the best care to all patients.

ETSU has a wide variety of clinic placements in both child and adult settings. Each student is provided with multiple opportunities on and off campus in school, clinic, nursing home, and hospital sites. Students attending ETSU will be prepared to work with a spectrum of disorders in children including autism, cleft palate, auditory awareness, phonological disorders and specific language impairment as well as high risk infant care.

If you are more interested in the adult settings, you will gain the knowledge necessary to provide therapy for individuals with tracheotomies, voice disorders, motor speech disorders, aphasia, and dysphagia, including performing modified barium swallow imaging studies at our local VA hospital.

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Program Accreditation:

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The Master's (Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology) education program in Speech-Language Pathology at the East Tennessee State University is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, 800 498-2071 or 301-296-5700.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

News/Events

    • ETSU NSSLHA was recently awarded the prestigious 2019 Gold Chapter Honors. Congratulations! More details here.

      • 06/10/19

 



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