Speech pathology is a health care field of expertise that evaluates and treats speech, language and swallowing disorders. Education in speech pathology generally leads to a master’s degree and career as a speech-language pathologist. These professionals help diagnose and treat disorders such as stuttering, those who suffer a stroke or critical head injury, cannot speak due to a surgical procedure or have problems swallowing.
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Find an Accredited Speech Language Pathology Education in New York
New York’s State Education Department oversees the credentialing and education of speech-language pathologists. It requires a graduate degree from a New York registered licensure program or a program accredited by the American Speech Language and Hearing Association or equivalent. Along with education, you must complete at least 36 weeks of supervised experience and pass the specialty test for speech-language pathology administered by the Educational Testing Service. The American Speech-Language Association accredited approximately 24 programs in New York in 2015.
Speech Language Pathology Certification in New York
New York’s education standards are less strict than other states, because it allows speech pathology students to graduate from a variety of speech pathology programs outside of the national standards to obtain a license. Many employers require national credentials for employment. The American Speech Language and Hearing Association offers several general certifications, including the Certificate of Clinical Competence. Specialty certifications are also available for those who wish specialize in a specific field of speech-language pathology.
Salaries for Speech Language Pathology Jobs in New York
New York has one of the highest employment levels of speech-language pathologists in the country, with 10,280 jobs reported in 2013, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. In New York, the average salary was $80,510.
List of Speech Language Pathology Programs in New York
Courses in speech pathology to obtain a degree can be acquired through a many colleges and universities. The American Speech Language and Hearing Association accredited programs such as Aldephi University, Buffalo State College, College of Saint Rose, Cuny College at four locations, Hofstra University, Iona College, Ithaca College, LIU at two locations, Mercy College, Molloy College, Naraeth College, New York Medical College, New York Univeristy, St. John’s University, Suny College at four locations, Syracuse University, Teachers College at Columbia University and Touro College.
More Speech Pathology Programs in New York
|SCHOOL NAME||CITY||PHONE NUMBER||FULL ADDRESS||WEBSITE|
|Adelphi University||Garden City||(516) 877-3000||1 South Avenue, Garden City, NY 11530||www.adelphi.edu|
|St. John's University - New York||Queens||(718) 990-6161||8000 Utopia Parkway, Jamaica, NY 11439||www.stjohns.edu|
|New York University||New York||(212) 998-1212||New York, NY 10003||www.nyu.edu|
|The College of Saint Rose||Albany||(518) 454-5111||432 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12203||www.strose.edu|
|University at Buffalo||Buffalo||(716) 645-2000||12 Capen Hall, Buffalo, New York 14260-1660||www.buffalo.edu|
|Long Island University - C W Post Campus||Brookville||(516) 299-2900||720 Northern Blvd, Brookville, NY 11548||www.liu.edu|
|CUNY Lehman College||Bronx||(718) 960-8000||250 Bedford Park Blvd W, Bronx, NY 10468||www.lehman.cuny.edu|
|CUNY Brooklyn College||Brooklyn||(718) 951-5000||2900 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11210||www.brooklyn.cuny.edu|
|Iona College||New Rochelle||(914) 633-2000||715 North Ave, New Rochelle, NY 10801||www.iona.edu|
|Touro College||New York||(212) 463-0400||65 Broadway, New York, NY 10006||www.touro.edu|
|SUNY College at Cortland||Cortland||(607) 753-2011||21 Graham Ave, Cortland, NY 13045||www2.cortland.edu|
|Nazareth College||Rochester||(585) 389-2525||4245 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618||www2.naz.edu|
|Molloy College||Rockville Centre||(516) 678-5000||1000 Hempstead Ave, Rockville Centre, NY 11570||www.molloy.edu|
|Hofstra University||Hempstead||(516) 463-6600||Hempstead, NY 11549-1000||www.hofstra.edu|
|Long Island University - Brooklyn Campus||Brooklyn||(718) 488-1000||1 University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11201||www.liu.edu|