Communication Disorders (MS)

Communication Disorders (MS)

Master of Science in Communication Disorders and Sciences


Application to this program must be made through the Communication Disorders and Sciences Centralized Application (CSDCAS). 

The portal for the CSDCAS application process to William Paterson University opens September 1, 2019 at It is strongly recommended that you visit the CSDCAS "Frequently Asked Questions" page before starting your application. All questions about submitting, completing, and verifying your application should be directed to the CSDCAS helpline at 617-612-2030. All applicants who submit their application and all necessary materials by the February 1st deadline will receive a decision by William Paterson University by March 15th. In addition, applicants are required to pay a $50 supplemental application fee to William Paterson University. The Office of Graduate Admissions from William Paterson will send an email to all applicants with instructions to pay the supplemental application fee. 

The deadline to be considered for the M.S. Program in Communication Disorders is February 1, 2020. This means that all materials must be received by CSDCAS by this deadline. Do not send any application materials to William Paterson University. Late applications will not be considered nor reviewed. Applicants should submit the items listed below to CSDCAS: 

Application Deadline:

February 1

Non-degree status not available

Admission Requirements:

In addition to the University’s admission requirements:

  • Cumulative grade point average of no less than 3.00 on 4.00 scale.
  • Minimum score at or above the 50th percentile on the Graduate Record Exam.
  • Three letters of recommendation that attest to applicant’s academic qualifications.
  • Personal Statement: description can be found on the CSDCAS portal