Thank you for your interest in applying to GSU! We are seeking highly engaged, service-oriented, and well-qualified students from a range of life stages, cultural and linguistic backgrounds and communities. You will find everything you need to apply for the Master of Health Science in Communication Disorders program here. The program accepts a limited number of applicants and generally admits students only for the fall semester. You are encouraged to begin the application process early during the application cycle.

    How to Apply for the MHS in Communication Disorders

    Eligibility: To be eligible to apply, you must meet the following criteria.

      •  By your projected entry into the master’s program, you must have completed a bachelor's degree at a university with regional accreditation.    
      •  At the time of application, you must have at least five completed courses in the discipline on your transcripts to be considered for admission to the graduate program.  
      •  You must meet university criteria and program minimum criteria: 
      •  A cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale for all undergraduate course work.  
      •  A GPA of 3.0 or higher for all undergraduate course work in the discipline.
      • Application:  DO NOT use the GSU general online application systemCreate an account, free of charge, to begin building your online application on the Communication Sciences and Disorders Centralized Application Service (CSDCAS) the “Full Programs List” tab, add Governors State University.     
      •  Follow up: The admissions committee will invite selected applicants to an on-campus interview. Offers of admission will be made after the interviews, by April 1.  Students must accept the offer by April 15th.  Acceptance requires a seat deposit. 

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