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Speech-Language Pathology Program

The Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology Program seeks to:

  1. Foster a humanistic learning environment for students;
  2. Foster a holistic and compassionate approach to patient care;
  3. Graduate competent speech-language pathologists who possess the levels of clinical judgment, understanding, empathy, technical skills, and independence to begin professional practice;
  4. Instill a philosophy of lifelong learning in speech-language pathology students;
  5. Promote research and scholarly activity among the faculty and students
  6. Develop a clinical practice in the Midwestern University Clinic that provides a broad range of evidence-based experiences for speech-language pathology students;
  7. Contribute to the overall growth and academic excellence of Midwestern University by supporting its Mission and Vision.