Application Process

To apply to the Rockhurst CSD program, students must complete an online application through the Communication Sciences and Disorders Centralized Application Service (CSDCAS).

2017-2018 CSDCAS application cycle opens August 2, 2017

Required materials for CSDCAS include: 

  • Complete online application (opens August 2, 2017)
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Three References. 
  • Completion of the GRE (Graduate Record Examination) Official GRE Score must be sent to CSDCAS Using ROCKHURST UNIVERSITY CSDCAS CODE 7406. NO  GRE PAPER SCORE WILL BE ACCEPTED.
  • If you are an international student applying from a non-English speaking country, please also submit a TOEFL score of at least 79 internet based test.

 Admission to the graduate CSD program is determined by a faculty admission committee.

 Important Dates

  • The 2017-2018 CSDCAS application cycle opens August 2, 2017
  • Deadline to submit application: February 15, 2018
  • Students will submit all required materials directly to CSDCAS and must follow guidelines found on the web site. 
  • Applicants must have their application verified (GPA calculated) by the  deadline. Applicants must be completed (e-submitted, payment received, GRE received, references and transcripts received) at least four weeks in advance of the deadline to ensure the application is verified on time. Applicants that are not verified will not be considered for admission.
If you have questions during the application process please contact Cheryl Hooper, graduate admission or call 816-501-4097.

CSDCAS Support Information:

Service is available Monday thru Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST Phone - (617) 612-2030
Email - 

CSDCAS Address
All official transcripts MUST be sent to CSDCAS at the address below:
CSDCAS Verification Department
P.O. Box 9113
Watertown, MA  02471