Communication Sciences and Disorders Department

Career Options

What does a speech-language pathologist do?

Speech therapy
Language therapy
Augmentative communication therapy
Dysphagia therapy
Cognitive-communication therapy
Therapy for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing

What does an audiologist do?

Diagnosis of hearing loss
Aural rehabilitation
Auditory processing

Where do speech-language pathologists and audiologists work?

  • schools
  • hospitals
  • clinics
  • nursing homes
  • private practice
  • military
  • industry
  • universities
  • labs
  • social agencies
  • group homes