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Speech & Hearing Science

Promote effective communication, a human right, through research and clinical practice. Prepare for a career that improves lives.

Overview

Enhancing communication across the lifespan by integrating research and clinical practice from the biological, behavioral, and social sciences.

Areas of Concentration

Audiology

Speech-Language Pathology

Cultural-Linguistic Diversity

Neuroscience of Communication

Our Mission

Mission Statement:  Enhancing communication across the lifespan by integrating research and clinical practice from the biological, behavioral, and social sciences.

Vision Statement:  Serve as a global leader for interdisciplinary research, education, clinical practice, and public engagement in human communication and its disabilities across the lifespan.

Our Strategic Plan

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.

See where our alumni work:

  • School districts

  • Hospitals

  • Private practice

  • Skilled nursing facilities

  • Universities

  • Research institutes

News

Upcoming Events

OCT
26
Speech and Hearing Science Professional Programs Information Day
Speech and Hearing Science Building, 901 South Sixth Street

You are invited to join us Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 10:00am-2:30pm, to learn more about our programs of graduate study.

  • Tour our Clinics!
  • Meet Faculty & Current Students!
  • Launch a Career in Audiology or Speech-Language Pathology!
  • Register online here!

RSVP by Oct 23 to receive meeting details!

NOV
15
AHS PhD Day 2019
114 Huff Hall

The College of Applied Health Sciences (AHS) is holding its annual Ph.D. Recruitment Day on Friday, November 15th from 8:00-3:00 in Huff Hall. See this page for more details.

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It’s a great time to join AHS. Build your career making a difference.