rvr_4525-560-343_fv_TN2.png

WELCOME

Since 1952, Sac State has remained committed to training highly competent professionals in the fields of speech-language pathology and audiology and to providing the community with exceptional speech, language, and hearing services . The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders continues this commitment by providing speech-language pathology and audiology services to our community through our on-campus clinic, the Maryjane Rees Language, Speech, and Hearing Center and by offering these degree programs:

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)

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

Our Goals

Student Success Encourage innovative teaching
Community Engagement and Service Provide opportunities for research, scholarly and creative activities
Well-Being Enhance community partnerships to promote student success
Diversity Provide sequenced, integrated academic and clinical training
Inclusion and Access
Leadership
Professional Ethics
Excellence in Teaching, Service, and Scholarship
Social Responsibility
Collaboration and Interprofessional Education
Innovation
Global Engagement