Communication Sciences and Disorders

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About this program

A program that focuses on the application of biomedical, psychological, and physical principles to the study of the scientific bases, development, and treatment of speech, language, hearing, and cognitive communication problems caused by disease, injury, or disability. Includes instruction in language science, hearing science, speech and voice science, biology of communication, behavioral linguistics, psychology, and applications to the development of diagnostic and rehabilitative strategies and technologies.

Career Opportunities

Audiologists

Stelios Dokianakis, Au.D. from Holland Doctors of Audiology
1 reviews
assess and treat persons with hearing and related disorders. May fit hearing aids and provide auditory training. May perform research related to hearing problems.
$89230
Doctoral degree
Strong job growth
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Speech-Language Pathologists

Lauren Hermann from
Norah AlJunaidi from
Shayla Toepfer from Kaiser Permanente
Craig Selinger M.S. CCC-SLP from Brooklyn Letters
4 reviews
assess and treat persons with speech, language, voice, and fluency disorders. May select alternative communication systems and teach their use. May perform research related to speech and language problems.
$83240
Master's degree
Strong job growth
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Interest Match

Health Specialties Professors

teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.
$124890
Master's degree
Strong job growth
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Interest Match


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