Hearing and Speech Sciences (HESM)
Graduate Degree Program
College: Behavioral and Social Sciences
The Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences offers a Master of Arts degree with major emphasis in Speech, Language, or Hearing Sciences, with either a thesis-equivalent option or a non-thesis option. The Master’s degree is a non-clinical degree. Students will acquire fundamental knowledge of basic and applied science in the area of speech, language, and/or hearing, with an appreciation of the scientific basis of the discipline. Academic course work includes graduate-level courses taken within the Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences or in other departments at UMD with prior approval of the student’s Program Planning Committee or academic advisor + two additional faculty members. A minimum of 36 credits in academic coursework is required for the degree.
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Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences
0100 LeFrak Hall
7251 Preinkert Drive
College Park, MD 20742
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|Type of Applicant||Fall Deadline||Spring Deadline|
|US Citizens and Permanent Residents|
|F (student) or J (exchange visitor) visas; A,E,G,H,I and L visas and immigrants|
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Application Process: gradschool.umd.edu/admissions