Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College Boston University

Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College Boston University

Boston, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
95%
5%
student ratio
86
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
21%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Speech, Language And Hearing Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Speech-Language Pathology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 27
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

21% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 479
    • Accepted 101
    • Acceptance Rate 21
    • Enrolled 24
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesGRE General Test
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students86
    • Female Percentage95%
    • Male Percentage5%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students86
    • Part-time Percentage1%
    • Full-time Percentage99%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian72%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown24%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty25
    • Full-time Percentage52%
    • Part-time Percentage48%
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchChild language, fluency, autism, speech science, perception of complex sounds
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,564,730

Location & Contact

Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences

College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
Boston University

Boston, MA 02215
United States

Dr. Melanie Matthies

Chair

Phone: 617-353-3188
Email: slhs@bu.edu

Ms. Sharon Sankey

Director, Student Services

Phone: 617-353-2713
Fax: 617-353-7500
Email: ssankey@bu.edu


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