Vision & Mission

Center for Language, Speech, and Hearing


The Department of Communication Disorders will be a national and international leader in conducting innovative research and providing excellence in undergraduate, masters, doctoral and continuing professional education in communication sciences and disorders.


The mission of the Department of Communication Disorders is to offer high-quality educational programs at the Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral levels, to advance the knowledge bases that underlie our academic, clinical, and outreach programs through the conduct of original research, and to serve our university, local, state, nation, and international communities in ways that are responsive to identified needs.

Non-Discrimination Policy

The Communication Disorders Department is committed to fostering an inclusive and supportive environment for all of its members. Please see our non-discrimination policy here.