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M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology (SLP)

School of Science, Technology and Health

Overview

Biola’s Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology program provides rigorous academic and clinical training of students who desire to become licensed, certified speech-language pathologists.


Why Pursue Speech-Language Pathology at Biola University?

  • Strong Theoretical Framework
    Students will receive rigorous instruction in current, relevant theoretical knowledge in order to develop curious, lifelong learners.
  • Excellence in Clinical Practice
    Students will be prepared for impactful clinical work with a variety of diverse populations through clinical experiences and the model of the work and witness of faculty and instructors, and will accrue the necessary 400 supervised hours for certification. 
  • Biblical Perspective
    Students will be taught from a Christian worldview in order to promote the fullest understanding of humankind and the world.
  • Impactful
    Students will connect their studies to contexts of life — equipping them to demonstrate love to people in their sphere of influence locally and globally and effectively engage in issues of our profession through research, publication and service.

CAA Accreditation Status

The Master of Science program in Speech-Language Pathology at Biola University is a Candidate for Accreditation by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. This is a "pre-accreditation" status with the CAA, awarded to developing or emerging programs for a maximum period of five years.

The Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association can be reached at 800-498-2071 or 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, MD 20850.


2 years
Standard Duration
This indicates the standard duration of this program. Completion time may vary by student depending on background and courseload.
63
Total Program Credits
Every program at Biola University features rigorous academics, biblically integrated curriculum and vocational preparation.
WSCUC
Accreditation
Biola University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission. Additional accreditations may apply to specific programs.