Graduate Program Open House

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Students can choose from two dates to attend the Virtual Graduate Program Open House. Complete the form below to reserve your spot today! Questions? Contact Us!

Graduate Program Open House Registration Form

We are offering opportunities for on-campus tours. Please choose one of the days/times below for your tour.

Please note that space is limited to four people per tour so availability is subject to change.

If you are seeking insight or a personal perspective from one of our current graduate students, please reach out to Alaina Leadman at

Marshall University is located in Huntington West Virginia. We are very proud institution that offers a quality education and diverse experiences in state-of-the-art clinical facilities.  The Department of Communication Disorders is excited to host an open house to invite prospective graduate students to the Marshall Campus.

Marshall University’s master of science in speech-language pathology program offers:

Enriching Academic Opportunities

  • Nationally Accredited, 6-semester program
  • Applicable/Relevant Coursework
  • Specialty Electives (Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) Seminar, Dysphagia, Gerontology)
  • Study abroad to Jamaica and Uganda

Unique Clinical Opportunities

  • Diverse clinical programs addressing pediatric and adult populations
  • Interprofessional collaboration through multidisciplinary clinics (e.g. ASD Clinic, ALS Clinic, Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing Clinic)
  • Excellent preparation for employment
  • Variety of externship placements including distant sites
  • Specialized clinical experiences
  • The Luke Lee Listening Language and Learning Lab
  • Interprofessional Health Student Organization (IPHSO)

Diverse Research Opportunities

  • Designated “R2” research institution by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education
  • Community of Research Practice (CoRP)
  • Variety of Faculty-led research
  • Thesis study-track option

Enjoyable Quality of Life

  • Strong Faculty Support
  • Thriving campus and surrounding community

Financial Aid

  • Graduate Assistantships
  • Scholarships

Contact Us

Feel free to e-mail our graduate assistant, Alaina Leadman, at who will assist you with any logistical questions that you have. We look forward to meeting you.