The graduate programs in audiology and speech-language pathology provide broad-based academic, clinical and research preparation to prepare professionals in the two disciplines.
A two-year, post baccalaureate program consisting of coursework and on-site clinical practica, followed by two semesters of full-time, external internship placements.
Provides students with the scientific and clinical knowledge and skills needed for the practice of audiology in an environment that values teaching and clinical excellence and mentorship.
Applicants must complete the USD Graduate Application and the Communication Sciences and Disorders Centralized Application Service (CSDCAS) Online Application. Admission to this program requires all of the following:
For more detailed admission requirements, please refer to Communication Sciences and Disorders in the current graduate catalog.
Applicants must submit the following to the University of South Dakota's Graduate School:
In order to complete your Graduate School application to the University of South Dakota, you must submit a $35 application fee, in addition to the CSDCAS fee. The USD Graduate Application Fee cannot be waived or deferred and it is nonrefundable. The fee can be paid on the USD Deposits and Fees website.
Applicants must submit the following to CSDCAS:
CSDCAS application opens: July 15
Graduates of our masters program in SLP and doctoral program in audiology enjoy a 100% employment rate with placements throughout the nation and Canada.
We had the pleasure of helping Catherine Foy with her CI upgrade.
Our students provide individualized services under the guidance and supervision of state-licensed and nationally certified speech-language pathologists and audiologists.