Master of Science in Communication Disorders


The Master of Science in Communication Disorders degree program offers students unique clinical and academic opportunities. The program is housed at the UT Dallas Callier Center for Communication Disorders, known internationally for its clinical service and research programs. The curriculum is designed around a core of critical competencies, but we understand choice is important in the development of clinical interests and career goals, so our students have ample opportunity to select from a broad array of elective courses. Our extensive use of community resources provides students experience in a variety of real-life settings and gives them many options in the selection of on and off-campus practicum and internship placements. Many research opportunities are available to students in areas such as child language, autism, speech-sound disorders, aging and cognitive neuroscience.

Program Information

School: School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Program: Communication Disorders

Catalog page: MS

MS in Communication Disorders Fact Sheet

MS in Communication Disorders Fact Sheet

Application Requirements

Degree requirements: Admission to the Communication Disorders Program is based on a review of the applicant's transcripts, GRE scores, letters of recommendation, and statement of purpose.

GPA: Required

Test score required: Yes

Admissions essay required: Yes

Deadlines: Click here for deadline dates.


Chona Lucas

Callier Center Dallas
1966 Inwood Rd.
Dallas, TX 75235
Office:CD B.112

Possible Careers

Graduates of the program are qualified for positions as a speech-language pathologist in clinical, educational and medical settings.

Salary Information

See Bureau of Labor Statistics for detailed salary information on these careers. Another great resource is the Occupational Outlook Handbook.



The University of Texas at Dallas | Office of Admission and Enrollment 1-972-883-2270
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