Communication Sciences and Disorders


At Marywood, we are focused on preparing you for a career as a speech-language pathologist.

Certification in this field requires a Master’s degree, so our program prepares you to become a certified practitioner by earning both a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in five years. A Bachelor’s degree-only option is available for those pursuing careers in audiology that do not require certification. An option to pursue teacher certification is also offered.

Accredited by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), the program provides a challenging academic curriculum to prepare students, from a family-centered perspective, for professional careers serving children and adults with communication disorders.

The active, hands-on program offers extensive clinical practicum experiences, as students work with patients in our on-campus clinic, in outside professional settings, and through numerous community outreach efforts.

Degree: BS
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College: Reap College of Education and Human Development
Department Website: Communication Sciences and Disorders

Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:1

Accreditations

Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association

Contact Information

Office of University Admissions
866-279-9663
Email: YourFuture@marywood.edu

Chairperson: Ms. Andrea Novak
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
570-348-6299
Email: novak@marywood.edu

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