Graduate Program

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Graduate Program in Communication Sciences and Disorders

The Communication Sciences and Disorders Department has over 250 undergraduate majors, 100 graduate students, and a faculty and staff of 20. Students in the Department hail from all over the nation. Upon leaving the University, our graduates enter the clinical, teaching, and research fields throughout the United States.

Fall 2019 Admission - General Information

Application Available: September 1

Application Deadline: December 15 for Fall Admission only

Degree Awarded: Master of Arts, Doctor of Audiology, Doctor of Philosophy

Part-Time Study Available? NO

Distance Learning Available? NO

Admission Instructions

Finding your way around the Graduate Programs

Current Students

Forms, Information, Links and Guidelines. Please contact the Graduate Office with any questions you may have or talk to your academic or clinical advisor.

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Master's Program

A total of 32 credits of academic coursework plus 20+ credits of clinical practicum over 5 semesters are required for the completion of the M.A.
Additional areas of study within the CSD Department are in the area of bilingual & multicultural speech language pathology and family-focused treatment. Study and training in a full range of evaluation and remediation techniques are integral parts of the curriculum.

Doctor of Audiology Program

The University of Texas at Austin offers an interdisciplinary Doctor of Audiology (AuD) that consists of a minimum of 100 semester credit hours beyond the bachelor's level. The degree program focuses on academic and clinical education for those entering the profession of audiology.

Ph.D. Program

Our program is built on an apprenticeship model. Each doctoral student has a mentor who acts as the students' primary advisor and teacher. The faculty member you choose to mentor you during your graduate program is the best person to answer specific questions about what your individual program might look like. You may contact our faculty with your questions or concerns.