Speech-Language Pathology | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology

Emerge as a career-ready, experienced and comprehensive speech language pathologist at one of the most competitive speech language pathology programs in Texas.

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Empower Voices as a Speech Language Pathologist

The TTUHSC Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology program is an academically rigorous and comprehensive program recognized for its excellence in preparing clinicians who excel in their profession. Upon graduation, students have acquired all of the clock hours required for state licensure and ASHA certification. Experiences include the university clinic, public school, hospital, early childhood intervention program, skilled nursing facility, and home health agency.


The program’s curriculum provides students practical experience in leadership roles, clinical experience and much more.

2 Years
5-6 Semesters
Sample classes include:
  • Adult Language Assessment & Intervention
  • Pediatric Language Assessment & Intervention
  • Research Principles and Application
  • Dysphagia
  • Motor Speech Disorders
What to Expect
  • Comprehensive Combination of Academic and Clinical Experience
  • Interprofessional and Collaborative Experiences
  • Passionate and Expert Faculty
  • Well-Sought After by Employers After Graduation
First-Time Pass Rate

on Praxis Exam for 13 Years

Job Growth

Between 2018-2028

100 Best Jobs

 According to US News and World Report


  • Salary Range: $70,000

  • Job Growth: Expected to Grow 27% from 2018-2029 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

  • Potential Employers: Schools, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Early Intervention Programs, Home Health Agencies, and Hospitals

Sept. 1
Application Open
Feb. 15
Application Deadline
Term Program Start

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree and Prerequisites

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Find Your Future in Lubbock, TX

  • 263 Annual Days of Sunshine
  • Cost of Living $21,218 (single adult, no children) *
  • Average Commute Time 15.5 Mins
  • 240,719 Population

* (source: Livingwage.MIT.edu)

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Phone: (806) 743-3220
Office Hours: 8am-5pm, M-F
Email: health.professions@ttuhsc.edu
Address: 3601 4th Street, MS 6294, Lubbock, TX 79430

Meet the Team