• Completed application form. See Application Instructions to learn how. The HSLS PhD program deadline for domestic applicants is February 15. The deadline for International applicants is January 15.
  • A non-refundable application fee of $75.
  • A minimum 3.2 grade point average (on a four-point scale) in all previous undergraduate and graduate study.
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate study, including evidence of having received a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university. 
  • Official transcripts of all graduate study (if applicable)
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • Goals statement. 

Additional Program Requirements

  • A Master’s or Clinical Doctorate degree in Audiology, Speech-Language Pathology, or a related field
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV).
  • Interview – a group of finalists is selected and invited to be interviewed by HSLS program faculty. Students for the program are selected from among these finalists, based on the totality of their credentials and their interview performance.
  • Writing sample. 

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