Vision & Mission

Center for Language, Speech, and Hearing


The Department of Communication Disorders will be an international leader in innovative teaching and research to address communication problems in a culturally diverse world.


The mission of the Department of Communication Disorders is to optimize the health and quality of life of persons with speech, language, hearing, and related disorders through innovative research, evidence-based education and clinical practice, and community outreach.

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.

Strategic Plan

Please see a copy of an Executive Summary of the department's Strategic Plan here.