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Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

We are pleased with your interest in our graduate program. Before you continue with the electronic application for admission, we wish to ensure that you are familiar with the minimum requirements for admission to graduate degree study in Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences. It is important to recognize that although satisfaction of these basic requirements does not guarantee graduate admission, failure to satisfy these requirements may lead to automatic denial of admission.

Supporting Documents: All supporting documents should be mailed directly to the graduate program to which you are applying. Supporting documents include the following, unless specific instructions are noted in the "Completing the Application" section of this page:

Application Deadlines: Applications and all supporting documentation must be received on or before the deadlines listed below:

Fall Spring Summer
U.S. Citizen January 1 August 1 (Ph.D. only)
No Entry for Master's
No Entry for Au.D.
Non Degree Entry Only
International January 1 August 1 (Ph.D. only)
No Entry for Master's
No Entry for Au.D.
Non Degree Entry Only


Contact Information Send Supporting Documents To:
CSDCAS: https://portal.csdcas.org/
Master's and Au.D programs only
Web Sites of Interest
Name: Vicki Parker-Black
Phone: (765) 494-3786
E-mail: slhsgradsec@purdue.edu
Graduate Programs Secretary
Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences
Purdue University
500 Oval Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2038
USA

 

Current master’s students wishing to move to a doctoral degree program in this same graduate program will not be required to submit a new application.

Master's Degree Program Basic Requirements

  • Undergraduate Cumulative Grade Point Average:
    3.0 or equivalent required
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE):
    Required -- no minimum score has been set

International Applicant Requirements:

  • Undergraduate Cumulative Grade Point Average:
    3.0 or equivalent required
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE):
    Required -- no minimum score set
  • TOEFL for Non-Native English Speakers:
    Minimum Internet-Based Test (IBT) Overall Score Required: 100
    With the following minimum section requirements:
    Reading: 22
    Listening: 22
    Speaking: 28
    Writing: 22
  • IELTS (Academic Module):
    An alternative to the TOEFL, score of 7.5 is required with no single band score lower than 7.0.
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) (Academic Module):
    An alternative to the TOEFL, scores of 58 or higher will be accepted

Doctoral Degree Program Basic Requirements

Ph.D. applicants use this link only to apply. Send transcripts to the Graduate Secretary.

https://app.applyyourself.com/AYApplicantLogin/ApplicantConnectLogin.asp?id=purduegrad
  • Undergraduate Cumulative Grade Point Average:
    3.0 or equivalent required
  • Master's Degree Completion:
    Not required -- Master's degree will be completed during the program
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE):
    Required -- no minimum score set

International Applicant Requirements:

  • Undergraduate Cumulative Grade Point Average:
    3.0 or equivalent required
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE):
    Required -- no minimum score set
  • TOEFL for Non-Native English Speakers:
    Minimum Internet-Based Test (IBT) Overall Score Required: 100
    With the following minimum section requirements:
    Reading: 22
    Listening: 22
    Speaking: 28
    Writing: 22
  • IELTS (Academic Module):
    An alternative to the TOEFL, score of 7.5 is required with no single band score lower than 7.0.
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) (Academic Module):
    An alternative to the TOEFL, scores of 58 or higher will be accepted

Au. D. (Doctor of Audiology) Degree Program Basic Requirements

  • Undergraduate Cumulative Grade Point Average:
    3.0 or equivalent required
  • Direct Au.D. degree: Master's will not be completed
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE):
    Required -- no minimum score has been set

International Applicant Requirements:

  • Undergraduate Cumulative Grade Point Average:
    3.0 or equivalent required
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE):
    Required -- no minimum score set
  • TOEFL for Non-Native English Speakers:
    Minimum Internet-Based Test (IBT) Overall Score Required: 100
    With the following minimum section requirements:
    Reading: 22
    Listening: 22
    Speaking: 28
    Writing: 22
  • IELTS (Academic Module):
    An alternative to the TOEFL, score of 7.5 is required with no single band score lower than 7.0.
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) (Academic Module):
    An alternative to the TOEFL, scores of 58 or higher will be accepted

If you do not meet the basic requirements described above, please do not submit an electronic application until you have contacted our graduate program staff.