Dalhousie University - School of Human Communication Disorders

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Halifax, Nova Scotia


Master of Science (MSc)

Length of Program:

3 years (foundational courses are offered in the first year)

Program Structure: 

Year 1: Fall & Winter semesters

Year 2: Fall  & Winter semester + Spring/Summer 12 week Practicum Internship

Year 3: Fall semester + Winter 12 week Practicum Externship

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Admission Requirements:

Fall 2017 Application Due Date: January 16, 2017

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  • Minimum 4 year BA university degree (honours an asset)
  • GPA: minimum B+ or 2.2 GPA (on 4.3 scale)
  • GRE: Graduate Record Examination completion
  • Graduate Application (can be submitted in paper or online)
  • Official Transcripts from universities/colleges previously attended)
  • Two confidential academic reference letters (download here)
  • Mail Resume and SHCD Additional Information Form (includes statement of intent)

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Contact Information:

Email: hucd@dal.ca

Phone: 902-494-7052


Sir Charles Tupper Medical Building
5850 College Street
2nd Floor, Room 2C01
PO Box 15000
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2

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