Speech Language Pathology

School of Audiology and Speech Sciences
Faculty of Medicine

Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology (MSc)

Information accurate as of: May 9th 2016. Retrieved from the School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology website. For further details, please visit: http://www.audiospeech.ubc.ca/

SLP 03(Credit: UBC School of Audiology & Speech Sciences)

The School of Audiology and Speech Sciences graduate program offers a combination of a theoretical foundation and real-life experience for a career in audiology. Students will complete graduate coursework in areas such as human communication and clinical speech-language pathology. They will also complete five clinical externships in community settings, supervised by practitioners. On completion of the program, students will earn a M.Sc. degree. The M.Sc. is needed for certification to practice in Canada as a professional speech-language pathologist.

Minimum Admission Requirements to the program include:

  • Undergraduate Degree: A four-year undergraduate degree from an accredited university
  • Cumulative B+ Average: cumulative average of at least B+ (at UBC 76%) over the last two years of a four-year undergraduate degree, or at least 12 credits in the A- grade range (at UBC 80%) in courses at the 300 level or above
  • Prerequisite coursework: Prerequisite coursework in specific content areas; 18 credits (or equivalent) of coursework in Audiology. See Prerequisites for Admission: Speech Language Pathology for more details.
  • On-line prerequisite course AUDI 402: or other equivalent
  • Observation of Clinical Practice: Meet with or observe audiologists AND speech-language pathologists at work. This will need to be included in your letter of intent.

The following documentation is required in support of an application

  • Submit Online Application: Completed graduate studies application form submitted online with fees paid.
  • Transcripts: Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions. View program website for specific submission instructions.
  • Three (3) Reference Letters: References from individuals who are prepared to provide a report on your academic ability and qualifications.
  • Statement of Intent: A maximum 500-word statement of intent.
  • Clinical Practice Experience: List with the names of the audiologists AND speech-language pathologists whom you have observed in clinical practice and/or met with to discuss the profession.
  • CV or Resume

Graduate and Post-Doctoral Studies at UBC’s Vancouver campus provides a list of Application Deadlines for all of its graduate programs.

Please note that some programs may accept complete application packages submitted after the posted deadline date or may have other program specific dates and deadlines.

To view specific program dates and deadlines, visit the School of Audiology and Speech Sciences Application Process page for more information.

For more questions about the program, please contact:

School of Audiology and Speech Sciences
Faculty of Medicine
The University of British Columbia
2177 Wesbrook Mall
Vancouver, BC Canada V6T1Z3

Tel: 604 822 5591
Fax: 604 822 6569
Website: www.audiospeech.ubc.ca
Email: inquiry@audiospeech.ubc.ca

School of Audiology and Speech Sciences
Faculty of Medicine

Doctor of Philosophy Program in Speech-Language Pathology (PhD)

Information accurate as of: May 9th 2016. Retrieved from the School of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology website. For further details, please visit: http://www.audiospeech.ubc.ca/

SLP 01

(Credit: UBC School of Audiology & Speech Sciences)

The School of Audiology and Speech Sciences provides the unique opportunity of completing coursework and clinical training required for certification as an audiologist or speech-language pathologist within the doctoral program of studies. The School of Audiology and Speech Sciences (SASS) offers a solid academic foundation and valuable opportunities for practical experience. The academic component is enhanced by externships: real-life experience in the field, where students learn and work alongside practitioners.

Minimum Admission Requirements to the program include:

  • Masters Degree: Prospective student considering the PhD program must first apply to enter the Master of Science in either audiology or speech-language pathology.Applicants must meet all of the M.Sc. admission requirements.

The following documentation is required in support of an application:

  • Submit Online Application: Completed graduate studies application form submitted online with fees paid.
  • Transcripts: Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions. View program website for specific submission instructions.
  • Three (3) Reference Letters: References from individuals who are prepared to provide a report on your academic ability and qualifications.
  • Statement of Intent: a Statement of Research Interests with detailed research plan, and well as an indication of your intended research supervisor
  • CV or Resume

Graduate and Post-Doctoral Studies at UBC’s Vancouver campus provides a list of Application Deadlines for all of its graduate programs.

Please note that some programs may accept complete application packages submitted after the posted deadline date or may have other program specific dates and deadlines.

To view specific program dates and deadlines, visit the School of Audiology and Speech Sciences Application Process page for more information.

For more questions about the program, please contact:

School of Audiology and Speech Sciences
Faculty of Medicine
The University of British Columbia
2177 Wesbrook Mall
Vancouver, BC Canada V6T1Z3

Tel: 604 822 5591
Fax: 604 822 6569
Website: www.audiospeech.ubc.ca
Email: inquiry@audiospeech.ubc.ca