Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Wayne State University

Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Wayne State University

Detroit, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
91%
9%
student ratio
116
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
16%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Audiology Doctor of Audiology (Au D)
    • Communication Disorders And Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Speech-Language Pathology Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 40
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

16% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 319
    • Accepted 53
    • Acceptance Rate 16
    • Enrolled 49
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, letters of recommendation, minimum GPA of 3.0, three letters of recommendation, written statement of intent, and official transcripts, CSDCAS Centralized Application Service
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 3.0, three letters of recommendation, written statement of intent, and official transcripts, CSDCAS Centralized Application Service (for audiology applicants)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, TWE required, 6 TWE paper based, Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score 85)

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 awardsMarch 31
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students116
    • Female Percentage91%
    • Male Percentage9%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students116
    • Part-time Percentage1%
    • Full-time Percentage99%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian84%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty24
    • Full-time Percentage46%
    • Part-time Percentage54%
    • Female Percentage58%
    • Male Percentage42%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAphasia, stuttering/fluency, speech and auditory genetics, neuroscience, tinnitus
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Dr. Margaret Greenwald

Chair

Phone: 313-577-0608
Email: mgreenwald@wayne.edu

Dr. Derek Daniels

Associate Professor/Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 313-577-3339
Email: dedaniels@wayne.edu


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