Graduate Study in Speech-Language Pathology

Work with expert professors to deepen your knowledge in the field you’re passionate about.

Pursue your graduate studies at Ithaca College, and flourish in our program with its successful 100-year history of educating students in the speech-language pathology and audiology field. Thrive in our small class sizes, which allow for a tailored learning environment for individual instruction and personal attention, surrounded by faculty that are experts in their profession and in scholarship. Benefit from a curriculum that provides options for profession-oriented electives and competitive assistantships. Be well-prepared to pass the national certification exam and graduate job-ready as you develop professionally from all of the resources and state-of-the-art facilities that we bring to bear on your success.

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The Master’s of Science (M.S.) education program in speech-language pathology (residential) at Ithaca College is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700.

Our current accreditation period extends through January 31, 2027. 

A copy of our Department's vision, mission, and strategic plan is available for review.

To Apply

Ithaca College participates in the Communication Science and Disorders Centralized Application Service (CSDCAS). Apply to IC's master’s program(s) in speech-language pathology via the CSDCAS application.

To learn more about CSDCAS, please visit CSDCAS Help

More Information

For more information and/or to schedule a virtual meeting, please contact:

Dr. Carly Jo Hosbach-Cannon, Assistant Professor & Graduate Chair
Department of Speech-Language Pathology
Ithaca College
953 Danby Road
Ithaca, NY 14850