SLP Other Information

MA Program Highlights

  • Internationally recognized faculty
  • Clinical faculty with caseloads in their specific areas of expertise
  • Collaborative and non-competitive learning environment
  • Research opportunities in seven speech or language laboratories
  • Extensive computer laboratory and on-site library facilities
  • Strong reputation for producing outstanding graduates
  • Local clinical placement opportunities
    • Over 13 hospitals with acute, rehab, and outpatient services
    • 3 pediatric hospitals to include St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital
    • Head Start programs
    • Public schools in 7 counties surrounding Memphis
    • Long-term care facilities
    • Private practices
    • Home-health intervention
  • Oral and Total Communication intervention programs for children with hard of hearing


Typical Course Sequences

For Those With a Background Other Than Communication Disorders

We encourage students with backgrounds other than in Communication Disorders to apply. Electives are available during the program which will permit making up required undergraduate courses in Communication Disorders.

Our Graduate Program requires the completion of the below listed coursework in audiology before graduation.

3 semester hours of audiologic assessment
3 semester hours of audiologic habilitation/rehabilitation

If you have questions concerning these requirements please contact:

Naomi Eichorn, PhD
SLP Program Contact