Career Questions tagged Speech Pathology

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Alaina M. Oct 03, 2019 43 views

As a speech pathologist what type of work do you even do? What does a day in that work force look like?

I never thought of this as a career but it was highly recommended on a test that I took so I would like to get more information....


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Megan R. May 06, 2019 101 views

How to prepare for SLP clinical fellowship year interview?

What are some tips for preparing for a Speech-Language Pathology clinical fellowship year interview? #speechlanguagepathology #slp #interviews #speechtherapy #speech-pathology #speech #clinical...


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Sophia W. Oct 17, 2018 207 views

Can you be a licensed Speech Language Pathologist in multiple states?

I am planning to first get a bachelor degree in either communicative disorders or speech language pathology and then pursue a master's degree in Speech Language Pathology. I understand that there is a requirement to pass state licensing in order to practice in California. I wondered if there's...

#college-major #speech-pathology #higher-education #licensing #college

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Ervana S. Sep 05, 2018 164 views
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Sydney T. Jul 06, 2018 168 views

How important is Speech Pathology/Communication Disorders to the world in general?

Speech Pathology is what I want to be when I go off to college. It helps people with speech impediments such as : lisps, strokes, etc. #sp #speech-pathology #speech-language...


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Lindsey G. Jun 25, 2018 184 views

Is obtaining your undergraduate degree in speech and language pathology required to get your masters and become a speech pathologist?

I am approaching my senior year of college majoring in family studies and human development and I recently discovered my interest in speech and language pathology and I'm interested in getting my masters in order to become a speech and language pathologist but I was wondering if I need to have...

#speech-language #speech-pathology #speech-language-pathology #speech-therapy

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Alishondra N. May 12, 2018 167 views

How much schooling will I need to be a Speech Pathologist/Therapist?

I need to know how much scholarship money I will need to raise in order to lessen student loan debts. #speech-language-pathology #speech-therapy #speech-language-pathologist...


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Alishondra N. May 12, 2018 199 views

What is the average pay of a Speech Therapist?

I need to know if it will be sufficient enough to support my future family. #speech-language-pathology #speech-therapy #speech-pathology...


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Alishondra N. May 12, 2018 156 views

What is the typical work day of a Speech Therapist working at an elementary school entail?

I am interested in going to college for Speech Pathology and working at a local elementary school. I need to know what a typical day's work will contain #speech-language-pathology #speech-therapy #speech-pathology...


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Lainey G. Jan 16, 2018 265 views

What is the job demand for a speech pathology degree?

If I obtain a degree in speech-language-pathology, what are the job demands for this field of study? #speech-language-pathology #college-jobs #speech-pathology...


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Megan S. Apr 06, 2018 169 views

In a clinical setting, how many patients does a speech therapist treat daily?

I am curious as to know how busy I will be during work hours. I know that reports are to be updated after each appointment. How long does it take to update your patient's documents? #speech-language-pathology #speech-pathology #speech-language-pathologist...


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Megan S. Mar 16, 2018 191 views

What are the most difficult challenges in obtaining a degree in Speech and Language Pathology?

I'm planning to major in Communicative Disorders / Speech and Language Pathology. I hear it is pretty difficult to achieve. Is that true? If so, why? #speech-language-pathology #speech-language-pathologist #speech-pathology #communication-disorders...


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Bianca S. Apr 13, 2017 499 views

What is the starting salary for a speech pathologist?

I am a junior studying biology in the Boston area, and would like to move on to get my masters in speech pathology. What is the starting pay in my area? #speech-pathology #speech #speech-therapy #speech-language-pathology...


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Bianca S. Apr 13, 2017 575 views

What is it is like being your own boss?

My ultimate goal is to become a speech therapist and help children in elementary schools work on their speech disorders. One reason I job this job is because many times, speech therapists are self-employed, and this is important to me. What is it like being self-employed? #speech-pathology...

#speech #self-starter #self-driven #speech-therapy

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Bianca S. Apr 13, 2017 575 views

Where is the typical workplace for a speech pathologist?

I would like to get my masters degree in speech pathology. To my understanding, speech pathologists work in schools, hospitals and other medical offices. I really hope I get the opportunity to work with children. What are my chances of get my job at a school? #speech-pathology #speech...

#location #student-engagement #speech-therapy

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Bianca S. Apr 13, 2017 670 views

What is the best way to stand out to graduate schools?

I am finishing up my bachelor's degree in biology in the spring of 2018. I would like to move on to graduate school and get a masters in speech pathology. What should I make sure I have completed by the end of my undergraduate career in regards to internships, volunteer work, etc? #biology...

#speech-pathology #graduate #speech-therapy #graduate-school #speech

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Bianca S. Apr 13, 2017 398 views

What schools in my area offer a degree in speech therapy?

I am currently a junior at a school in North Andover, Mass. studying Biology. I would like to move on and get my masters in speech therapy, but I am having a hard time finding schools that offer it. #speech-pathology #speech-language #speech-therapy #speech-language-pathology...


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Debra Z. Dec 27, 2016 423 views

Is it worth applying to a joint BS/MS program after already receiving your BA?

Some graduate programs only offer the joint program. They happen to be much longer since they are joint programs. However, many programs only offer a regular MS degree. #psychology #graduate-school #occupational-therapy #masters-degree...


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Tyann M. Oct 23, 2016 396 views

What is the life of a Speech Pathologist/Communication Disorder Specialist like?

I aspire to be a speech therapist and communication disorder specialist. I want to work with people and help them find great ways to communicate their emotions effectively. #communication #speech-pathology #speech...


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Victoria W. Oct 22, 2016 493 views

What is it like in the daily life of a Speech Pathologist working with children?

I'm currently going to school for speech pathology and I would love to work with children. Just curious to know what their average day actually looks like.. #speech-pathology...


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Sarah F. May 24, 2016 571 views

How will the college classes I pick help prepare me for my career?

I am an incoming college freshman. I am majoring in communication sciences and disorders because I want to pursuing a career in communications, particularly speech and language pathology. I know there a major specific classes, but I want to know how will those courses I take help prepare me for...

#speech-pathology #career #communications #communication #college

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Amy B. May 22, 2016 372 views

Do most people that become audiologists go to school full-time or part-time after graduating from college?

I am planning to get a master's degree in speech pathology and am then considering continuing on to become an audiologist. I was wondering if most people continue to work as a speech pathologist while attending additional classes to become an audiologist or if they go to school full-time...

#speech-pathology #audiologist

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Amy B. May 22, 2016 461 views

Are the requirements for becoming a speech pathologist the same in every state?

I am planning to study speech pathology, and I know you need to have a master's degree in most states in order to practice. I am wondering if that is the case for all states or if some require additional education or a test to become certified to practice. #speech-pathology...


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Kayla W. May 20, 2016 409 views

What is Speech-Language Pathology Career like?

I'm interested in the Speech-Language Pathology career and I want to specialize in the Deaf and Hard of Hearing so I can work with kids. #teaching #speech-pathology...


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Claire C. May 12, 2016 634 views
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Grace R. May 04, 2016 451 views

I was wondering what public colleges offer Speech Pathology as a Masters Degree in Florida? And which ones are better and for what reasons?

I am thinking about going into Speech Pathology as a Masters Degree. I am confused about what public colleges offer it. I would love some opinions on those colleges as well. #college-major #masters...


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Christine M. Dec 10, 2015 7059 views

Speech Pathologist vs. Occupational Therapist

I think I am interested in these jobs, however I don't really understand what they do or how it is like to have these jobs. I would like to see which will best fit me. :) #psychology #occupational-therapy #speech-pathology...


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Gyna R. May 03, 2015 855 views
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Gyna R. Apr 30, 2015 2680 views

Do speech pathologists work with deaf people? If so, are they required to learn sign language?

I am wondering because I read somewhere online that there is 2 types of speech pathologist, one that deals with deaf peoplem and one that doesn't. #medicine #professor #health #speech-pathology #pathologist...


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Chandler P. Mar 24, 2015 4052 views

How would a student like myself go about becoming a Speech Pathologist? Do I have to go to Medical School as well?

I want to become a Speech Pathologist and an OB doctor at the same time. However, I do not know if I need to go to medical school for both of these careers. Help?! #professors #speech-pathology #speech...


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Rama .. Apr 24, 2014 1621 views

What is most enjoyable about being a speech therapist?

I am a sophomore in high school and I am shadowing a speech therapist that works at a private school. Sometimes I get bored because my mentor does the same thing in every session and I am just sitting there observing. I want to know if it is different for speech therapists not working at a...

#schools #speech-pathology #children #therapy #offices #speech

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Tashiyra F. Mar 28, 2014 3751 views

What does the day-to-day experience of a speech pathologist consist of?

The career of speech pathology and child development interests me, but the aspects on the job sometimes is concerning. I'd like to know exactly what a speech pathologist's schedule is like? #children #speech-pathology...


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Azra H. Mar 18, 2014 649 views
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Azra H. Mar 18, 2014 816 views

What are some good colleges where I can major in Speech-Pathology?

I am interested in this career and would like to know which colleges to look into #colleges #majors...