Communication Sciences and Disorders
We offer a unique educational opportunity for students committed to a career as speech-language pathologists.
Dr. Jacqueline Laures-Gore – Associate Professor, Coordinator of Communication Sciences and Disorders Program
The Master of Science degree program in speech-language pathology at Georgia State University is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700. The program is also approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission (GAPSC) as an advanced preparation program leading to a Georgia teaching certificate.
The mission of the Communication Sciences and Disorders Program is to offer a high quality graduate program which educates students to implement evidence-based services across the scope of practice in speech-language pathology. The program will achieve this goal by providing state-of-the art instruction and cutting-edge research that maximizes interdisciplinary collaboration across the University.
The Communication Sciences and Disorders Program at Georgia State offers a unique educational opportunity for students committed to a career as speech-language pathologists.
Our program, which has been educating students and serving the Atlanta community for over 35 years, is dedicated to excellence in academics, research, and clinical education.
Our students are provided with unique experiences that prepare them to address the needs of urban residents from various backgrounds.
Our field is one of study that focuses on normal and disordered communication processes (including speech, cognition, language and hearing), as well as swallowing processes.
Students who receive a master’s degree in communication sciences and disorders typically become speech-language pathologists.
- Communication Sciences and Disorders (M.Ed.) * M.S. degree beginning Fall 2014
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- Program FAQs
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- How to Apply
- Georgia State University Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic
- Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) sample program sequence
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- Characteristics of Effective Speech-Language Pathologists
Associate Professor, Coordinator of Communication Sciences and Disorders Program