Communications Disorders and Sciences

  • CSUN CD students in speech and hearing laboratory

    Department of Communication Disorders & Sciences

  • CSUN CD students and faculty testing with speech and hearing equipment

    Department of Communication Disorders & Sciences

Speech Language Pathology & Audiology

The Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences at CSUN offers a Bachelor of Arts Degree, with options in either Speech-Language Pathology or Audiology. When students select the Communication Disorders and Sciences major, they also must select an option.

The Department offers a Master of Science degree in the option of Speech-Language Pathology.  This degree option leads to fulfillment of the academic requirements for certification as a speech-language pathologist by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, as well as fulfillment of the academic requirements for licensure as a speech-language pathologist in California and other states, and academic fulfillment of the requirements for a speech-language pathology specialist credential in the State of California for employment in the public schools.

The Fall 2017 Department Graduate Application materials will be posted during the month of October, 2016.

For more detailed information, and to get a better understanding of the major, prospective and new students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels should attend one of the informal monthly orientation meetings. You can e-mail the department office for orientation schedules.

These meetings provide basic information on the fields of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, help students make academic and career plans.

Meetings take place in Monterey Hall, Room 304.