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School of Education

Extended Deadlines

All of the graduate degree programs under the School of Education (EXCEPT MSEd in School Counseling; MSEd in Mental Health Counseling; MA in Dance Education; Adv. Cert. in Supervision and Administration, and EdD in Instructional Leadership) have extended their deadline until Wednesday, June 1

School of Arts and Sciences

Extended Deadlines

The following graduate degree programs have extended their deadline until Wednesday, June 1: MS in AccountingMA in Geography; Certificate in Geographic Information Science; MFA in Integrated Media ArtsMA in Statistics and Applied Mathematics

 
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Speech Language Pathology

The Master of Science (MS) degree in Speech-Language Pathology is 68 credits and prepares students for professional practice in hospitals, healthcare agencies, general and specialized clinical settings, and private practices. Successful completion of the SLP curriculum prepares students to meet the academic and clinical requirements to apply for American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) professional certification and New York State Licensure.

Program Overview:

Degree Offered: MS
Fall Application Deadline: February 1
Spring Application Deadline: Not Applicable
Program Director: Nancy Eng
Contact Information: slpa@hunter.cuny.edu

212-481-4467

Admission Requirements:

You must meet the following minimum requirements in order to be considered for admission.  Meeting these minimum requirements does not guarantee acceptance to the program.

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution comparable in standard and content to a bachelor’s degree from Hunter College.
  • Minimum undergraduate grade point average of 3.0.
  • Official score report of the GRE (For information on taking the GRE, visit www.GRE.org).
  • 15 credits of communication sciences and disorders prerequisite courses (a minimum grade point average of A- is expected) to include the following courses or the equivalents:
      • Introduction to Language Science (COMSC 604)
      • Phonetics of American English (COMSC 607)
      • Speech and Its Production (Anatomy & Physiology) (COMSC 615)
      • Introduction to Speech-Language Pathology (COMSC 620)
      • Introduction to Audiology (COMSC 640)
  • 15 credits of ASHA requirements in the basic and applied sciences to include:
      • 3 credits in biological sciences
      • 3 credits in physical sciences
      • 3 credits in statistics
      • 6 credits in social sciences
  • 15 additional credits in liberal arts and sciences to include:
      • 3 credits in English
      • 3 credits in English/written expression
      • 3 credits in the arts
      • 3 credits in a language other than English
      • 3 credits in U.S. history or U.S. political science
  • Two letters of recommendation from appropriate academic or professional sources.
  • A statement of purpose of approximately 500 words describing your objectives in undertaking graduate study in the desired specialization. In reviewing applications, considerable importance is placed on the applicant’s interest in and commitment to advanced study and professional development.
  • Applicants whose native language is not English and who have taken all or part of their undergraduate education in a country where English is not the native language are required to submit scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). The following minimum scores must be obtained:
      • Paper Based Test: 550
      • Computer Administered Test: 213
      • Internet Based Test: 60 (less speaking component) 

Additional Information:

For additional program information, visit the Speech and Language Pathology Department's web site.

Graduate Admissions Summer Office Hours

Monday-Thursday 10:00am-5:00pm

*Friday 10:00am-12:00pm

 

*The graduate admissions office will be closed on:

 

Friday, June 24, 2016

Friday, July 1, 2016

Monday, July 4 - Independence Day

Friday, July 15, 2016

Friday, July 22, 2016

Friday, July 29, 2016

Friday, August 5, 2016

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School of Nursing

Extended Deadlines:

The following graduate degree programs have extended their Fall 2016 deadline until Sunday, May 16 : Adult/Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist-MS, Community/Public Health Nursing-MS,Gerontological/Adult Nurse Practitioner-MS, Adult/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner-DNP, Community/Public Health Nursing-DNP, Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner-DNP, Family Nurse Practitioner-DNP (only applicants with completed MS)