Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences
The Department of Speech, Language Hearing Sciences (SLHS) offers Bachelor of Arts Degrees in SLHS.
Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences majors can prepare for a graduate degree in either:
Students may also minor in Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences
Additionally, the SLHS program offers two certificates:
Speech-Language Pathology Assistant
SLHS Departmental Mission Statement
Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences: Undergraduate Program
Our departmental mission is to continue the tradition of providing a diverse urban population with a comprehensive degree program that converges knowledge of communication and its disorders with everyday applications.
Our program is centered around three core values:
- Provide an affordable and accessible gateway to employment or post-graduate study in speech-language pathology, audiology, or other allied-health professions.
- Blend foundational coursework with applied learning experiences.
- Recognize and value the expansive influence of communication and its disorders/differences across the lifespan on individual and collective experiences.
Our vision is to educate graduates to value and advocate for communication access across all abilities and identities.