James Madison University

Online M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology

Technical Requirements

Software Requirements:

Students should have access to Microsoft  Office 2010, including Word, Powerpoint and Excel. You may also be required to download Adobe Acrobat Reader, Windows Media Player and /or Java Script plug-ins.

Hardware requirements include:

PC Recommended Requirements
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 2.6GHz Processor
  • 320 GB Hard Drive
  • Reliable High Speed Internet Connection
  • Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit or 32-Bit
  • Virus Protection with latest definitions
  • Latest Operating System Patches
  • Webcam
  • Speakers/Headphones
Macintosh Recommended Requirements
  • 4GB RAM
  • 2.5GHz Processor
  • 500 GB Hard Drive
  • Reliable High Speed Internet Connection
  • Mac OS 10.6 or above
  • Virus Protection with latest definitions
  • Latest Operating System Patches
  • Webcam
  • Speakers/Headphones

For more information, view the links on this website or contact us at slp@jmu.edu. Please be sure to indicate your interest in the Online MS SLP program in your inquiry.

Current Students - Using Canvas


Current students should log in to the Canvas™ site for current information and regular updates.

All students must adhere to the James Madison University policies and procedures outlined in the following resources:

  1. Communication Sciences and Disorders graduate handbook
  2. James Madison University Graduate handbook

For more information, please contact us at  slp@jmu.edu.