Preparing students to become exemplary speech-language pathology and audiology leaders

NBA player Michael Kidd-Gilchrist with Communication Sciences and Disorders faculty members.

What is Communication Sciences And Disorders?

Communication Sciences and Disorders includes the fields of audiology and speech-language pathology. We train students for in-demand careers through academic coursework and hands-on experience in the on-campus UNCG Speech and Hearing Center.

Our academic and clinical faculty are highly sought after and cover a range of specialty areas, including stuttering, language disorders, auditory processing, cochlear implants, aphasia, school-age language disorders, and traumatic brain injury.

Learn about our programs

Students at ASHA Convention

Bachelor of Science (B.s.)

Our Speech Pathology and Audiology (SPAU) bachelor’s degree provides a pre-professional program for those preparing for graduate study in speech-language pathology or audiology.

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Master of Arts (m.a.)

Students pursuing a master’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders can attend classes on-campus or online.

PH.D Presentation

Doctor of philosophy (ph.D.)

Students with backgrounds in speech language pathology, audiology, or other disciplines are encouraged to explore with the faculty the new frontiers in scientific discovery that link previous academic achievement and future study. 

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New online M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology since Fall 2023


projected demand increase for Speech-Language Pathologists between 2020-2030 (U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS)



The Master of Arts (M.A.) education program in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of North Carolina Greensboro 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, MD 20850, 800.498.2071 or 301.296.5700.