Enhancing communication across the lifespan by integrating research and clinical practice from the biological, behavioral, and social sciences.
Masters in Speech Language Pathology
Doctor of Audiology
Doctor of Philosophy
Mission Statement: Enhancing communication across the lifespan by integrating research and clinical practice from the biological, behavioral, and social sciences.
Serve as a global leader for interdisciplinary research, education, clinical practice, and public engagement in human communication and its disabilities across the lifespan.
What Will I do?
Students in Speech and Hearing Science are prepared to make a difference in the lives of people with communication impairments, either through direct services or research.
Special note for Speech and Hearing graduate students
State of Illinois Telepractice Variance
The state of Illinois has granted a temporary variance to allow SLP and audiology students to count telepractice hours even if the student and supervisor are not in the same room. See the details of the variance here.
Audiology Curbside Hearing Aid Programming/Repair Plan
Speech and Hearing Science has developed curbside drop off and pick up procedures for hearing aid clients. Find out about the curbside service here.
See where our alumni work:
Skilled nursing facilities
CAA Virtual Accreditation Public Meeting
Monday, October 26, 2020
5pm I Zoom
Meeting ID: 922 6097 6251
The M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology and Doctor of Audiology Programs at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Our M.A. and Au.D. programs are undergoing re-accreditation with a virtual site visit taking place on October 26 & 27, 2020. In accordance with the CAA’s Public Comment policy and procedures, the CAA is seeking public comment as part of the review of the program.
A copy of the Standards for Accreditation and/or the CAA’s Policy on Public Comment may be obtained by contacting the Accreditation Office at ASHA. 2200 Research
Boulevard, #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, calling ASHA’s Action Center at l-800-498-2071. or accessing the documents online at http://caa.asha.org/.
How To Submit Comments:
Individuals who wish to provide input about a CAA-accredited program seeking
continued accreditation may do so in 2 ways:
• Submit written comments prior to the accreditation site visit in accordance with the procedures specified in the public comment procedures
• Provide comments to the site visit team during the program’s scheduled site visit
All comments must:
• Relate to a program’s compliance with the current Standards for Accreditation
• Identify the specific program seeking candidacy, initial accreditation, or continued accreditation with the CAA
• Comments that do not meet these requirements will not be considered, and the individual or group commenting will be notified.
Request More Information
The Department of Speech and Hearing Science is located in:
- Speech and Hearing Science Building
- 901 South Sixth Street
- M/C 482
- Champaign, IL 61820-6206
- (217) 333-2230
- Fax: (217) 244-2235