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Doctor of Speech-Language Pathology · SLPD

Online or Limited-Residency | 28 Months | For Practicing SLPs

Advance your practice as an SLP.

Learn how an SLPD can help you progress in your profession.

Program Highlights

Evolve as a Clinician, Clinical Researcher, and Leader

As a speech-language pathologist, you have so many ways to advance your career. Find your path with our evidence-based curriculum that advances your supervision, clinical research, leadership, and clinical knowledge. Increased knowledge and skills provide the tools to advance your career.

Two Start Date Options

Choose to begin earning your SLPD either in early May (Summer) or late August (Fall). Find the date that works best for you, and get started with a career-enriching educational experience.

Fully-Online and Limited-Residency Learning Models

Our remote education option lets you earn your SLPD without leaving your homebase. But, if you’re looking for that face-to-face interaction, our limited-residency option pairs online coursework with three short visits to our Utah campus for academic engagement and professional networking with peers, faculty, and SLPD administrators.

Designed for the Working Professional

SLPs have a lot going on, so we’ve designed a doctorate you can fit within your busy life. Whether you choose the fully-online or limited residency option, your coursework is manageable and accessible, with online material available 24/7.