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BA/MA Dual Degree in Speech-Language Pathology

This dual-degree program is tailored for the student intent on pursuing a career as a speech-language pathologist. While this is not a five-year degree, students enrolled in this program benefit from many advantages, including early acceptance to the graduate program, exemption from taking the GRE and saving on graduate school application costs.

Advantages

  • Exempt from taking the GRE
  • Removes stress from the application process
  • Eliminates most costs of applying to graduate school
  • Qualified students maintain a provisional seat in our graduate program
  • Students in good standing automatically qualify for the highest graduate scholarship
  • Personal guidance from Speech-Language Pathology faculty and students

Application and Preferred Requirements

  • Applicants should have a combined SAT score of 1100 or greater (Math and Verbal) and an unweighted GPA of 3.5
  • Applicants must include two letters of recommendation and a writing sample;
  • To maintain a provisional seat in the graduate program, students must maintain:
    • a cumulative 3.5 GPA;
    • a 3.5 GPA in their major;
    • a positive clinical disposition.

Apply Today

Prospective students should apply in their senior year of high school by contacting Director of Admissions, Ryan Depuy at rdepuy@iona.edu. Please include "BA/MA Dual Degree in Speech-Language Pathology" in the subject line.

If you have specific questions in regard to this program, please contact Speech Communication Studies Department Chair Jennifer Gerometta, Ph.D., CCC-SLP at jgerometta@iona.edu.