What will I learn?

The Communication Sciences and Disorders program gives you an in-depth study of speech, language, hearing processes, and background orientation about disorders of communication in preparation for a graduate program.

OSU’s undergraduate program in communication sciences and disorders offers you a comprehensive pre-professional background to pursue a career in speech-language pathology and/or audiology. Our curriculum prepares you to apply for graduate school as well as take on positions such as a speech-language pathology assistant and/or an audiology assistant.

Career paths

This program prepares you to enter a graduate program in order to pursue certification by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Our graduates enjoy successful careers in a variety of fields: Speech-Language Pathologist; Audiologist; Hospital - Acute Care; Hospital - Rehab Setting; Adult Day Care Facility; Colleges and Universities; Public School System; Home Health Agency; Private Practice; Long-Term Care Facility.

Highlights: Freshman, Sophomores, and Juniors have the opportunity to observe therapy sessions and seniors gain clinical experience; You can gain research experience in the Phon Farm, Motor Speech Lab, Sociophonetics Lab and the Language Learning Lab; Opportunity to take courses in American Sign Language, manually coded English and finger spelling; Opportunity to take courses in Deaf Education and learn about Deaf Culture; Observe how a certified audiologist tests hearing loss in newborn babies as well as in adults.

Which department am I in?

College of Arts and Sciences

Study options

Full Time (120 hours)

Tuition fees
US$28,220.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

17 August 2020


College of Arts and Sciences

213 Life Sciences East,



74078, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have completed a high School GPA 3.0+ (based on a 4.0 scale).

For international students

International students qualify for assured admission if they meet the following criteria: English-language proficiency exams: iBT TOEFL Score: 61+ or IELTS Academic Score 5.5+ and; High School GPA 3.0+ (based on a 4.0 scale).

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About this uni

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