This six-year (4+2) dual degree program offers students an opportunity to gain automatic acceptance into the School of Health and Medical Sciences two-year master's program in speech-language pathology. Students complete an undergraduate degree leading to a B.S.E. and NJ state certification as an elementary and a special education teacher. The undergraduate program consists of coursework in professional education; a full major in arts and sciences; five field placements in diverse education settings; and 18 credits in speech-language pathology prerequisite courses.
The master's degree program offers a comprehensive, lock-step curriculum consisting of five semesters of academic coursework and clinical practica in a variety of settings. Upon completion of the program, students will have gained the knowledge and skills necessary to perform as an entry level practitioner.
For detailed program guidelines, please refer to the Undergraduate Catalogue based on your year of matriculation.