Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
The EKU Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders prepares highly-qualified and ethical speech-language pathologists to provide effective, evidence-based services to persons of all ages and diverse backgrounds with communication and swallowing disorders. EKU's Communication Disorders program offers both an undergraduate B.S. and a graduate M.A. Graduates also have the opportunity to participate in the Interdisciplinary Autism Spectrum Disorder Certificate.
We aspire to be the academic and clinical training leader in speech-language pathology among regional universities nationwide. Our department is fully accredited and we have been preparing speech-language pathologists since 1969. Read about our history written by Dr. Julie Bolling, Professor Emeritus.
The Master's of Arts (M.A.) education program in speech-language pathology at Eastern Kentucky University is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700.