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Speech-Language Pathology


With a Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology (MASLP) from Edinboro University, you will be well-prepared to serve diverse populations with communication and swallowing disorders.

Through your coursework, on-campus clinical experiences at the Governor George Leader Speech and Hearing Center (GGLSHC) and external placements, you will obtain the necessary knowledge and skills to become a certified and licensed speech-language pathologist.

Our graduates have a 100% Praxis exam pass rate and job placement rate in a variety of settings across the country.

Why Edinboro Stands Out.

The Master of Arts education program in Speech-Language Pathology (MASLP) at Edinboro University is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700.

As part of the typical accreditation process for the Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology (MASLP) programs, the CAA is seeking comments in advance of its scheduled March 22-23, 2021 site visit to Edinboro's MASLP Program.

Notice of Public Meeting
CAA Site Visit to the Edinboro University Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology (MASLP) Program.

Meeting Time: March 22, 2021 5:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Meeting Location: Zoom Link - https://edinboro.zoom.us/j/94224672412

Anyone wishing to submit comments about the Speech-Language Pathology Programs to the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) may do so at the public meeting referenced above. A copy of the Standards for Accreditation and/or the CAA’s Policy on Public Comment may be obtained by contacting the Accreditation Office at ASHA, 2200 Research Blvd., #310, Rockville, MD, 20850, calling ASHA’s Action Center at 1-800-498-2071, or accessing the documents online at http://caa.asha.org.

Written comments about the Program may be mailed no later than March 18th to:

Council of Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
The American Speech Language Hearing Association
2200 Research Boulevard, #310
Rockville, MD 20850

Written comments must include the commenters’ name, address, phone number and relationship to the program. The comments will not be given directly to the Program and the commenter’s identity will not be revealed to the School/program.

Our Values

We value building a professional community through engagement in various educational, advocacy, and service opportunities.

Our knowledgeable faculty are dedicated to enhancing your intellectual, cultural, social and ethical development. We make that happen by emphasizing complete integration of theory, research and practice. By building these skills, you will be able to serve diverse communities and individuals in a wide variety of settings.

You're Not a Number

At Edinboro, you will receive individual attention, which will allow you to grow professionally and personally.

We are invested in the success of each graduate student both in and out of the classroom. Academic and clinical faculty engage you in acquiring and applying knowledge and encourage you to become thoughtful and insightful decision-makers.

Clinically Integrated Learning

Each of our faculty members has a strong clinical background and bridges the gap between theory and practice. They will help you gain the necessary critical thinking skills to make informed professional judgments and become client-centered practitioners.


Our graduate students are actively engaged.

We infuse advocacy initiatives across the curriculum, which provides you with an opportunity to make a meaningful impact in the community and profession.

Our Edinboro Chapter of the National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association prepares you to become active members, advocates and leaders in state and national professional organizations. We encourage student participation in professional development activities and conferences.

How Edinboro Supports You.

At Edinboro University, you will be supported financially and academically. Most students receive financial support through graduate assistant awards, allowing them to obtain a high-quality education at an affordable cost.

During your five semesters in our MASLP program, we provide advising to map out a path individualizing the focus and breadth of your five clinical rotations, two on campus at the GGLSHC and three in a mix of educational and medical settings.

We provide interprofessional education and practice with nursing and allied health professionals through workshops and simulated patient-care experiences. We use an evidence-based clinical education model that supports your development as a reflective and competent practitioner.

Your Future

As a graduate of Edinboro’s MASLP program, you will join other alumni who are employed as speech-language pathologists in a variety of settings across the United States.

Questions About This Program?

Dr. Kate Krival
Graduate Program Director
221 Jeremy D. Brown Human Services Building
Email: ckrival@edinboro.edu
Phone: 814-732-1472

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