SLP program ranked No. 2 nationwide

For Immediate Release: June 13, 2014

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University’s speech-language pathology graduate program was rated second in a recent nationwide survey by

Program rankings, compiled using data gathered between Sept. 1, 2012, and April 14, 2014, encompass reviews posted by more than 60,000 students participating in more than 1,500 graduate programs. considers 15 categories covering student topics such as academic competitiveness, career support, financial aid and quality of network.

The survey lists the speech-language pathology graduate program at Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, in the top slot. At number 2, BU’s program is rated above 23 other institutions including the University of New Mexico, Teachers College at Columbia University, Emerson College, Georgia State University, Boston University, George Washington University, Purdue University–West Lafayette, Clarion University and California State University, Los Angeles. provides information to prospective graduate students through peer-written ratings and reviews. It is part of the Graduate Programs Foundation, a non-profit entity that dispenses scholarships to students selected at random after participating in Graduate Programs’ rate and review program.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The university, celebrating 175 years of excellence in 2014, serves approximately 10,000 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.