WELCOME

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders offers:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Second Baccalaureate of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSAD2B)
  • Speech Language Pathology Assistant Summer Program
  • Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Coming Soon: Doctorate of Audiology (Au.D.) (Pending Final CSU, WSCUC, and ACAE Approval

And the Department provides the community with exceptional speech, language, and hearing services through our on-campus clinic, the Maryjane Rees Language, Speech, and Hearing Center.

Our Mission

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders trains highly competent professionals in the fields of speech-language pathology and audiology by providing a rigorous scientific background and diverse clinical experiences while fostering a dedication to lifelong learning and community service. 

Our Vision

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders will be widely recognized as a leader in the innovative education of speech-language pathologists and audiologists.

Our Values

  • Student Success
  • Community Engagement and Service
  • Well-Being
  • Diversity
  • Inclusion and Access
  • Leadership
  • Professional Ethics
  • Excellence in Teaching, Service, and Scholarship
  • Social Responsibility
  • Collaboration and Interprofessional Education
  • Innovation
  • Global Engagement

Our Strategic Goals

  • Encourage innovative teaching
  • Provide opportunities for research, scholarly and creative activities
  • Enhance community partnerships to promote student success
  • Provide sequenced, integrated academic and clinical training