Communication Sciences 和 Disorders (BS)


的 University’s bachelor of science (BS) in communication sciences 和 disorders is a 程序 that provides the academic preparation 和 clinical experience needed to pursue a master's in speech-language pathology as well as employment in a variety of related fields. A master's degree in speech-language pathology is required to work as a speech-language pathologist in schools, 医院, 和 other service provision settings.

的 Bayh College of Education offers many features that make our Communication Sciences 和 Disorders Program among the best.

  • 学生 benefit from small classes taught by dedicated faculty. All students are assigned a faculty mentor who assists students in choosing minors, identifying career options, 和 developing their post-graduation plans.
  • 的 Norma 和 William Grosjean Clinic’s Rowe Center for Communicative Disorders offers frequent opportunities to observe the application of classroom knowledge in a clinical setting. 的 Center includes therapy rooms with two-way mirrors, sound 和 video monitoring systems, 和 a speech 和 voice science laboratory.
  • 的 程序 emphasizes clinical experiences near the completion of the major that are available in the Rowe Center for Communicative Disorders. 的 two-course clinical sequence includes a paired experience with a senior graduate student 和 the opportunity to provide direct services in the second semester.
  • 学生 progress through the 程序 in cohort groups that encourage shared learning experiences 和 lead to lasting friendships.
  • A number of activities 和 organizations enable students to interact with other students 和 professionals in the field. 的se include the ISU chapter of the National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NSSLHA), the Indiana Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ISHA), the University's 荣誉项目, 和 study abroad opportunities, which range from summer 程序s to a single semester or a full academic year in over 56 countries.



Our graduates possess the academic preparation 和 clinical experience needed for admission to master's 程序s in speech-language pathology. A master's in speech-language pathology is required for national certification 和 state licensure.

的re is a critical need for speech-language pathologists in a variety of settings—和 the dem和 is growing. Positions are available in schools, 医院, 诊所, 康复设施, 延伸护理设施, 行业, 政府, 私人诊所, 大学, 和大学.

Other career opportunities with this major include speech-language pathology assistant, bc菠菜导航人员的助手, 康复的助手, direct service professional, 或者行为技术员. With additional graduate study, there are many other career paths available.

金融援助 & 奖学金

学生 have many sources of 金融支持 为了他们的学习, 包括经济援助, 勤工俭学, 退伍军人的福利, 和 special scholarships for entering freshmen 和 transfer students.

In addition, the Bayh College of Education offers a variety of scholarships 和 awards.


Prospective students should contact the 招生办公室 for further information 和 assistance.

Currently enrolled students should contact the following:


的 研究生目录 和 本科目录 of bc菠菜导航 are the documents of authority for all students. 的 requirements given in the catalogs supersede information issued by any academic department, 程序, 大学, 或学校. 的 University reserves the right to change the requirements at any time.



Prospective students should contact the 招生办公室 for further information 和 assistance.

Currently enrolled students should contact the following: