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West Chester University of Pennsylvania

Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

West Chester, PA

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West Chester University of Pennsylvania

Overview

West Chester University of Pennsylvania / Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is located in West Chester, PA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Speech-language pathology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 26

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional
62 semester credit hours

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

335
Applied
133
Accepted
27
Enrolled
40%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline Not reported May 15th No
Spring deadline Not reported October 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Two letters of recommendation; personal statement of academic and professional goals; logs of 25-clinical observation, practicum hours, and structured vita

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

56
Total Graduate Students
7%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
92%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.79%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 94%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.79%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 1.79%

Gender

Male (3%)
Female (96%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Identification/interaction with students with communicative disorders, voice therapy, autism, bilingual assessment and intervention, critical thinking, literacy development, fluency, interprofessional collaboration, scholarship of teaching, audiological assessment
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address University Avenue and High Street
West Chester, PA  19383
United States
Contact Dr. Cheryl Gunter
Chair
Email: cgunter@wcupa.edu
Phone: 610-436-2115
Fax: 610-436-3388