Speech@NYU Class Profile

Speech@NYU students come from a wide range of personal and professional backgrounds. By learning online with diverse classmates from across the country, they strengthen their ability to provide care to clients of all backgrounds, ages, and needs.

The following class profile reflects all Speech@NYU students enrolled as of September 2020.

At a Glance

94 percent


5 percent


1 percent

unspecified gender

Academic and Professional Backgrounds

Our students are high achievers, both academically and professionally. Some have speech-language pathology (SLP) experience, and others are using various undergraduate backgrounds to get started in the field.


average undergraduate GPA

Common undergraduate majors:

Speech / Hearing Sciences


Human Development & Family Sciences

44 percent

are starting their SLP education

21 percent

have completed some SLP course work

35 percent

have an SLP bachelor’s degree


The aspiring SLPs in our program bring a wealth of experiences and viewpoints to the online classroom, enhancing their peers’ ability to serve multicultural clients.


age range

Circle graph of ethnicity percentages. White: 55%, Hispanic: 20%, Asian: 8%, Black: 9%, No response: 4%, Multiethnic: 3%

Geographic Locations

Representing 40 US states, Speech@NYU students build professional relationships with aspiring SLPs nationwide.

U.S. map representing the 40 states Speech NYU students build professional relationships with aspiring SLPs nationwide.

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