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Master of Arts
in Speech-Language Pathology

The 52-57 credit Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology at Hofstra University in Long Island, New York prepares students to become professional, competent clinicians who provide services to children and adults with communication disorders. The accredited program prepares graduates to work in a variety of settings, including preschools, special education programs, public and private schools, hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, developmental centers, acute and sub-acute care settings, and private practices.

Our academic and clinical programs prepare graduate students to evaluate and treat communication and swallowing disorders in individuals throughout the life span. All students complete an initial clinical practicum at the Joan and Arnold Saltzman Community Services Center, a full service center on campus which houses the Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic, as well as external clinical placements in educational, pediatric, and/or adult settings. The profession also has an excellent employment outlook, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Learn more.

Accreditation Statement

The master’s degree (M.A.) education program in speech-language pathology at Hofstra University is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700.

For further information regarding the graduate program and scholarships, contact Jason Davidow, PhD, Graduate Program Director.

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While admission to the program normally requires the GRE or an equivalent standardized test, faculty are currently reviewing Fall 2021 applications without such exam results due to test cancellations.  Please note admitted applicants must take the exam prior to second semester registration.
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