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Purdue University

Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

West Lafayette, IN

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Overview

Purdue University / Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences is located in West Lafayette, IN.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Linguistics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Speech-language pathology
Master of Science (MS) Audiology clinic
Master of Science (MS) Speech and hearing science
Master of Science (MS) Speech-language pathology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Audiology clinic
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Speech and hearing science
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Linguistics
Doctor of Audiology (Au D) Audiology clinic

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 31
Doctoral Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

301
Applied
104
Accepted
48
Enrolled
35%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes
Spring deadline August 1st August 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or equivalent
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or equivalent

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 77

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

113
Total Graduate Students
6%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
93%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0.88%
Black or African American 0.88%
White or Caucasian 82%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.54%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.54%
Unknown 2.65%

Gender

Male (7%)
Female (92%)

Faculty

41
Total faculty
Full-time - 32
Part-time - 9
Male (12)
Female (29)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Psychoacoustics, speech perception, speech physiology, stuttering, child language
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address West Lafayette, IN  47907
United States
Contact Dr. Keith R. Kluender
Head
Email: kkluender@purdue.edu
Phone: 765-494-3788