Communication Sciences and Disorders

Elizabeth Wilson-Fowler, PhD., CCC-SLP, Chair
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Lesli H. Cleveland, Heidi Iwashita, Doreen A. Nicholas, Deborah Ralston, Lindsay Williams, Elizabeth Wilson-Fowler.


BA–Communication Sciences and Disorders

MS–Communication Sciences and Disorders 

PB–Communication Sciences &​ Disorders

Required courses in these programs of study may have prerequisites. Reference the course description section for clarification.

Employment Opportunities

As of March 2023, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook, Speech-Language Pathologists, projects from 2021 to 2031 that employment in this field will grow 21 percent.

Speech-Language Pathologists are employed in a variety of setting across the health span (infants, toddlers, school age children, and adults). Employment opportunities include public schools, hospitals and outpatient clinics, private clinics, skilled nursing facilities, early intervention centers, and others.