Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology

 

Welcome to the Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology Program

The Master of  Science in Speech-Language Pathology program prepares professionals to offer prevention, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment services to children and adults with communication and swallowing disorders. It also trains the students in supervision and consultation areas which are competencies required for further professional practice.

Dra. Mayra Figueroa - Program Director

  1. ACADEMIC PROGRAM – MASTER OF SCIENCE IN SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY
Admission Requirements
  • Completion of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution with a GPA of 3.0 or more.
  • Take and approve the following prerequisite courses of three semester credit hours*:
    • - Biological Sciences
    • - Physical Sciences
    • - Social Sciences (Psychology/Anthropology)
    • - Statistics

*These courses must be approved with a minimum B grade and prior to admission to the graduate program

  • Submit two (2) recommendation letters, preferably from professors or professionals in the Speech Language Pathology field.
  • A minimum score of 400 in EXADEP test.
  • Write an essay related to his/her interest in the Speech Language Pathology field.
  • Submit a Curriculum Vitae.
  • Participate in an interview with a designated Faculty Committee.
  • Submit an official transcript of the undergraduate degree.
  • Complete and submit the admission’s application within the deadline established by the institution
Students Achievement Data

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The Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology at Inter American University of Puerto Rico 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 beginning 2018 - 2023. The CAA determined that the program demonstrated sufficient compliance with the Standards for Accreditation, as outlined in the Standards Compliance Continuum. The program has been awarded a candidacy cycle of five years, will be listed as achieving accreditation candidate status, and will be included in all lists of candidate programs by the CAA. Award of candidacy allows the program to matriculate students into the program as it continues to document compliance with accreditation standards for the duration of the candidacy accreditation cycle.

Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
American Speech-Language Hearing Association
2200 Research Boulevard #310
Rockville, MD 20850
800-498-2071
caa.asha.org

Dean
Dra. Carmen Collazo
ccollazo@metro.inter.edu
Tel. (787)-250-1912, Ext. 2399, 3399

Administrative Assistant
Ana Lydia Rivera del Valle
alrivera@metro.inter.edu
Ext. 2227

Psychology School Director
Dr. Jaime Santiago
jaimesantiago@intermetro.edu
Ext. 2170

Speech Language Pathology Associate Profesor
Dra. María A. Centeno, CCC-SLP, BCS-S
mcenteno@intermetro.edu

Ext. 2589

Speech Language Pathology Program Director
Dra. Mayra Figueroa, CCC-SLP
mayrafigueroa@intermetro.edu
Ext. 2227

Speech Language Pathology Assistance Profesor
Profa. Carmen Cruz Cruz, CCC-SLP
carmencruz@intermetro.edu

Ext. 2594