Mission & Accreditation
The mission of the Graduate Program in Speech-Language Pathology is to prepare highly competent speech-language pathologists by providing quality academic and clinical education in order to prepare them to function within the profession and serve as a resource for communication disorders throughout the region.
The mission statement for the Graduate Program in Speech-Language Pathology aligns with the general missions of the University, College of Health Sciences and Human Services and the Department of Applied Health Sciences with a focus on speech-language pathology. As an accredited educational program student learning revolves around clinical experiences that prepare them to meet the needs of the Kentucky citizenry.
The Master of Science Graduate Program in Speech-Language Pathology at Murray State University 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.
The MSU Graduate Program in Speech-Language Pathology was approved for continuing accreditation on January1, 2013 (Accreditation cycle 2008-2016).