Speech Language Pathology Master's Programs in New York

This article covers master's program options in New York for students looking to become speech-language pathologists and offers an overview of several programs as well as graduate tuition rates. Schools offering Bilingual and Multicultural Education degrees can also be found in these popular choices.

Columbia University

The Teachers College at Columbia University offers a Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders that prepares students for licensure in New York through classroom and practical instruction. The program typically takes two years to complete and offers bilingual extension programs, both in-person and online.

New York University - Steinhardt

New York University's (NYU) Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development offers a Master of Science in Communicative Sciences and Disorders that prepares students for licensure as speech-language pathologists in the State of New York. The program offers study abroad opportunities and a bilingual extension plan that teaches students how to work with clients using culturally and linguistically applicable methods.

Hunter College, City University of New York

Hunter College offers a Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology that focuses on developing professionals ready to work in the metropolitan New York area. Students are required to take a pre-program summer course in social, historical, and philosophical educational foundations before completing two years of coursework, a practicum, and an externship.

Hofstra University

Hofstra University of Long Island, New York, offers a Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology. This 52-57 credit course provides students with clinical experience at the Joan and Arnold Saltzman Community Services Center in addition to external placements and prepares students to work in a variety of private and public work settings.

New York Medical College

New York Medical College's Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology is a full-time degree program with a strong emphasis on speech-language delivery ethics and one-on-one supervision for on-campus clinical work. This program also includes an overseas elective for a study abroad opportunity, as well as state-of-the-art clinical technology.

St. John's University

St. John's University's Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology program includes two semesters of research coursework and provides students with the chance to work with faculty on research projects. Students work in St. John's Speech and Hearing Center, where they gain clinical experience and have the option to seek a bilingual extension certification and study abroad opportunities.

Mercy College

The Master of Science in Communication Disorders degree offered by Mercy College focuses on training qualified speech-language pathologists to serve children and seniors who need services. Since 2015, 100 percent of graduates from this 59-credit program have found employment in the field.

Nazareth College

Nazareth College's Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology is offered through a mixture of daytime and evening classes to give students more options for flexibility. Students with an undergraduate degree in communication sciences and disorders can complete the degree in two years, and an extended three-year program for those with a degree from a different major is available.

State University of New York - Plattsburgh

SUNY Plattsburgh's Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology offers students the option of als earning a teacher certification along with their degree. This program typically takes two years to complete and allows students to conduct research and utilize state-of-the-art learning facilities.

Ithaca College

The Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology program from Ithaca College also offers a teacher certification option to prepare students to work in an education setting. The program's immersive nature provides students with clinical experience starting with their first semester in the program.

School Name Programs Offered Tuition and Fees Per Year (2018-2019)*
Teachers College at Columbia University Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders $40,156
New York University - Steinhardt Master of Science in Communicative Sciences and Disorders
This program is also offered online
$45,426
CUNY Hunter College Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology In-State: $11,078
Out-of-State: $20,228
Hofstra University Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology $25,162
New York Medical College Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology $31,141
St. John's University Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology $18,836
Mercy College Master of Science in Communication Disorders $16,338
Nazareth College Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology $16,970
Ithaca College Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology $20,832
State University of New York - Plattsburgh Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology In-State: $12,589
Out-of-State: $24,149

Source: *NCES College Navigator

Admission Requirements for Master's in Speech Language Pathology Programs

The following are just some of the items you can expect to provide when applying for these speech-language pathology programs:

  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions you've attended
  • Prerequisite courses or proof of an undergraduate degree in communication sciences and disorders
  • GRE scores
  • A resume or CV
  • Recommendation letters from academic, personal, or professional sources

These are just some of the many options for pursuing a graduate degree in speech-language pathology in New York. Though all of these programs and universities strive to prepare students for licensure as speech-language pathologists in New York, they each have unique features, so potential students should take the time to select the one that's right for them.

To continue researching, browse degree options below for course curriculum, prerequisites and financial aid information. Or, learn more about the subject by reading the related articles below:

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