Do you want to work with children and adults who have communication disorders?

Our Master’s in Speech-Language Pathology (MS-SLP) program provides an academic and clinical professional education to prepare you as a clinician working in educational and medical settings.

We offer course work leading to the Master of Arts or Master of Science degrees in Speech-Language Pathology and a Doctor of Audiology degree. In addition, completing required course work, laboratory training and clinical practicum experiences qualifies you for national certification from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and state licensure.

You can gain valuable research experience by working with our faculty members on various projects. You’ll have access to laboratories for research, clinical treatment rooms, a clinic library, a student workroom and a computer lab.

Recent graduates are employed as:

  • Speech-language Pathologist
  • Pediatric Speech Therapist

Recent graduates are employed by:

  • Irving ISD
  • Wise Health System’s Decatur hospital surgical and intensive care units
  • KidsCare Therapy

Scholarships & more

The Department of Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology in UNT’s College of Health and Public Service offers scholarships to its students each year, including:

  • Bill and Billie K. Johnson Class of the Forties Scholarship
  • Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Graduate Scholarship
  • Dr. Sandra L. Terrell Scholarship

Your Advisor

Graduate students are advised by department faculty. Program coordinator Dr. Katsura Aoyama can help connect you with potential faculty advisors based on your unique interests.

Katsura Aoyama, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Speech-Language Pathology
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Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology

The Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology strives to provide the finest professional education in both speech-language pathology and audiology while maintaining an excellent Arts and Sciences pre-professional undergraduate degree.

The Center offers state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment of speech, language, and hearing disorders.
 UNT Speech & Hearing Bldg