MA in Communication Sciences and Disorders

Collaborative Distance Learning Program

The University of Akron and the University of Cincinnati have partnered to offer a collaborative distance learning graduate program that leads to a master’s degree in speech-language pathology. This program is currently available for students who live in Ohio, Northern Kentucky, and Southeastern Indiana.

This part-time graduate program offers on-line academic coursework delivered by 4 Ohio universities. Courses run for 8 consecutive semesters beginning January 2012. Students will participate in clinical practicum where they will be required to accumulate a minimum of 400 clock hours working under a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist in a variety of clinical sites.

Students will be enrolled for the master’s degree at either the University of Akron or the University of Cincinnati. Qualified applicants will have either an undergraduate degree in Communication Sciences Disorders or have completed, or are in the process of completing, the required undergraduate leveling courses.

         Preliminary Application

         Leveling Coursework Schedule

         Program of Study