Ph.D. in Health Services Research

The College of Health and Public Service at the University of North Texas is pleased to offer a new Ph.D. program in Health Services Research. This program provides the necessary foundation in health services for future leaders, while providing different choices for specialization based on areas of expertise.

Concentration in Audiology or Speech-Language Pathology:

Prepare competent researchers, with advanced knowledge and technical expertise necessary for improving the quality of life for people with speech, language and hearing disabilities.

Program Requirements

  • 18 semester hours in foundation core courses covering researchmethods and design, statistics, grant proposal writing andanalysis and writing for publication.
  • 15 designated semester hours in the student's chosenconcentration
  • 9 semester hours of approved electives
  • A minimum of 9 semester hours of dissertation

Application Deadline: Dec 1 for the following Fall Academic Term.


  • Graduate Degree from an accredited institution
  • GRE Scores
  • Program Application including resume, statement of intentand example of previous work
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Interview with PhD Committee
  • International students will have additional requirements

For more information contact:

Sharon Miller, Ph.D., CCC-A
Assistant Professor
Department of Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology
University of North Texas
Denton, TX, USA.