Speech@Emerson’s evidence-based curriculum prepares you for SLP certification through a blend of live, online classes and in-person clinical fieldwork. You will graduate as a generalist in the field, able to work with people of all ages living with a range of challenges, such as autism, swallowing disorders, and aphasia.
Emerson’s on-campus MS in Communication Disorders is a top 20–ranked program*. Through Speech@Emerson, you can attend this respected program from anywhere in the country.
Full-time and part-time options available
Can be completed in as few as 20 months
Multiple start dates throughout the year
Emerson College was founded with speech and communication as two of its original disciplines. Today, Emerson remains at the forefront of the field of speech-language pathology, preparing clinicians to use their skill and creativity to address any communicative challenge their clients may face.
Hands-on experience at clinical sites approved by Emerson faculty
Prerequisite courses offered online for career-changers
Support from a close-knit community of faculty and students
*Based on U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 “Best Speech Pathology Programs” list.