Internships & Opportunities

The department has more than 80 clinical affiliate sites around the Delaware Valley. You can also perform supervised clinical experiences in speech language pathology on campus. Clinical sites include

Careers

The employment placement rate in the field for graduates of the Speech Language and Hearing Science program is 100 percent. Prepare for a role as a practitioner in a

  • hospital,
  • private practice,
  • rehabilitation center,
  • school or
  • university.

Graduates of the speech language program have found roles in places like MossRehab and the School District of Philadelphia.

Career Services

As a Temple student, you can visit the Career Center on Main Campus for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your résumé and LinkedIn presence.

You’ll also have access to

Outcomes

Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Speech, Language and Hearing Science MA may include the following examples.

Career

Median Salary*

Audiologists

$75,980.00

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

$99,360.00

Medical Scientists

$80,530.00

Pathologists

$206,920.00

Physical Therapists

$85,400.00

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten & Elementary School

$57,040.00

Special Education Teachers, Middle School

$58,560.00

Special Education Teachers, Preschool

$52,460.00

Speech-Language Pathologists

$74,680.00

Speech-Language Pathology Assistants

$36,330.00

* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).