60 months
33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences program from University of Arizona develops outstanding independent researchers and teachers. 

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Key Features

Graduates of the Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences program from University of Arizona have a broad base of knowledge about human communication sciences and disorders and significant in-depth preparation in their special areas of concentration within the discipline. 

The Department encourages diversity among applicants to the program and develops programs of study for individual students. Each student’s program is designed in consultation with the student’s program committee, and each doctoral student goes through a rigorous mentoring process involving the major professor selected by the student. 

In addition, each student engages in a range of research experiences with members of the faculty of the University, both inside the Department, but also outside of it. It is expected that students will engage in scholarly, publishable research endeavors throughout their course of study at the University of Arizona.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cognitive Science      
  • Judgement and Decision Make          
  • Psychology of Instruction                   
  • Education Tests & Measurement       
  • Select App Statistical Method            
  • Multi Meth Education Res                  
  • Issues in Education Psych                   
  • Meas Issues is Epidemiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


63 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UA Graduate College Application
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (Graduate College requirement)
  • A personal statement (single-spaced) that addresses the following:
- Discuss the factors that led you to pursue advanced studies in speech, language, and hearing sciences. You may comment on aspects of the discipline that interest you, insights gained from coursework,clinical experience or observations,or other personal experiences.- Describe your career goals.
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae 
  • Three Letters of Recommendation from people who can comment on your academic skills and your clinical and research potential.
  • We recommend that at least two letters be from faculty members.
  • Official Transcripts from all colleges/universities that you attended.
  • A sample of scholarly writing, such as a thesis, report of directed research, term paper, or publication.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 60 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 60 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 60 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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