The Speech-Language Pathology Program at Misericordia University is an entry-level 5-year Masters Degree program that provides an educational experience that produces pathologists who are critical thinkers and educated consumers of research.
Students admitted as first year or undergraduate transfers who successfully complete all major and university requirements are awarded a BS degree in health sciences in addition to a MS degree in speech-language pathology. Students who have baccalaureate degrees-whether in communication disorders or another field-are conferred the MS degree in speech-language pathology upon completion of all requirements but do not receive the BS in health science.
Misericordia graduates are prepared to engage in contemporary, competent, legal, and ethical practice, obtaining employment in the field upon graduation.
The Master of Science (M.S.) education program in speech-language pathology (residential program, distance education) at Misericordia 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.
Wide variety of modern technologies in the areas of video observation, augmentative and alternative communication, fluency, and voice/speech science.
Speech-Language Pathology program is to educate and prepare students who will be ethical and competent clinicians in the provision of services to persons with speech-language hearing disorders.
Achievements, Testimonials, and Opportunities
Students who successfully complete all major and university requirements will be awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences in addition to a Master of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology.
Speech-Language and Hearing Center
The center provides complete diagnostic and speech, language, and hearing services for children, adolescents, adults and elderly with communication disorders.
Praxis SLP Pass Rate for 16 consecutive years
Accreditations and Policies