Jul 03, 2022  
2017-2018 Graduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Graduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Communication Science and Disorders

Linda C. Murdock, Chair and Graduate Program Director
George C. Wallace Speech and Language Center, (205) 665-6720
e-mail: murdocklc@montevallo.edu

Claire Edwards, Graduate Program Coordinator
George C. Wallace Speech and Language Center, (205) 665-6720
e-mail: edwardsc@montevallo.edu

The graduate program of study  is available primarily for applicants with undergraduate degrees in Communication Science and Disorders (CSD) or related fields. The degree requires 5 semesters (2 years) and includes academic coursework as well as clinical practicum requirements. The Master of Science (M.S.) in Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) program at the University of Montevallo 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.

All applicants must have coursework equivalents in biology and physical science (chemistry or physics), statistics, and speech science. The science courses must have a lab component and be 4 credit hours. Any of these additionally listed courses not obtained at the undergraduate level must be completed in addition to the graduate curriculum while at UM.

Courses in Communication Science and Disorders


    Master of Science