Overview of Programs

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorder offers three programs. The first leads to a bachelor of arts (B.A.) degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders. The second leads to eligibility for admission to graduate programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders for individuals with a bachelor’s degree in another field (Pregraduate Certification Program). The third leads to a master of arts (M.A.) degree in Speech-Language Pathology.


History of the Clinic

Founded in 1923, the West Chester University Speech and Hearing Clinic was one of the first in the United States.  Today, it continues to provide superior professional diagnostic and treatment services in speech-language pathology and audiology, while fostering excellence in clinical education for students in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders.

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Tour the Speech and Hearing Clinic

Video: Tour the Speechc and Hearing Clinic

Grants and Awards

Jeremy Wolfberg ASHFoundation Graduate Student Scholarship

Jeremy Wolfberg, a recent graduate of WCU, was chosen as a recipient of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation (ASHFoundation) Graduate Student Scholarship. The ASHFoundation Graduate Student Scholarship is a national scholarship that is awarded annually to students perusing a graduate or doctoral degree. Each year, up to 24 scholarships are awarded (up to 15 general scholarship and 9 endowed scholarship for international, minority, and NSSLHA students).

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