Communication Disorders and Sciences
Speech and Hearing Science
Prepare for a future in speech-language pathology and audiology with our innovative blend of theoretical knowledge, research and clinical practice. A master’s degree is necessary for professional positions in speech-language pathology and audiology. This program provides a solid foundation for graduate study.
- Graduate school
- With a master’s degree in speech-language pathology and/or audiology, you can work in
- Rehabilitation Centers
- Private Practice and Industry
What Will I Learn?
With this major you will:
- Hone your critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
- Use the resources of Cortland’s Center for Speech, Language and Hearing Disorders.
- Work closely with top-notch faculty on research.
- Excellent background to pursue graduate study
- Integration of theory and research
- Faculty members who are dedicated to teaching cutting edge theory and clinical methods and are involved in research, scholarship and professional standard setting
- Center for Speech and Hearing Disorders that provides clinical observation for students as well as a service to the community
- Independent study experience is encouraged
- Study abroad opportunities
College is more than a classroom. Enhance your experience with extracurricular opportunities:
The National Student Speech-Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) SUNY Cortland chapter is a large, student organization actively engaged in community activities, mentoring, peer networking, a bi-annual conference and a variety of social events.