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Communication Sciences and Disorders BS

Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders

With nearly 10 percent of the world's population affected by communication disorders, the field of communication sciences and disorders is an area of critical need. The Communication Sciences and Disorders program will provide you with the foundation to succeed in the fields of speech-language pathology or audiology, along with the preparation for furthering your academic career in graduate study. By pursuing this Bachelor of Science degree, you will learn about development and evaluation plans for individuals with speech, language, cognitive, swallowing and hearing impairments. 

Industry Highlights

The average salary for speech-language pathologists and audiologists is $74,900.

-Bureau of Labor Statistics

Career Opportunities

  • Schools
  • Health Practitioners
  • Medical Hospitals
  • Nursing Care Facilities
  • Home Healthcare

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of the renowned RiteCare Center for Communication Disorders, which provides them with knowledge, training and relevant practical experiences to observe supervised evaluations and treatment of children and adults for collaboration with faculty on research projects.

NEWS:

Read More Georgia Game Changers Injury Screens

(December 18, 2015) - First year students in our DPT program conducted screenings at Georgia Game Changers. The students performed Functional Movement Screens (FMS) and Y-Balance tests on approximately (50) participants. Participants included recreational runners, high school track runners, and the general public. These screenings provided the students with an opportunity to provide a community service and practice new skills.

Read More New Armstrong Liberty Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held in Hinesville, Ga.

(December 11, 2015) - Armstrong State University and the City of Hinesville hosted a ribbon cutting for the new Armstrong Liberty Center, located in Hinesville, Ga., on Dec. 10. The 21,000-square-foot facility, which will open to students in January, is more than double the size of the previous Liberty Center.

Read More Armstrong Announces Local Partners for 2016 Small Business Consulting Course

(December 2, 2015) – Armstrong State University Assistant Professor of Economics and Director of the Small Business Institute, Dennis Barber, recently secured agreements with five local companies to participate in Armstrong’s spring 2016 Small Business Consulting course. 

Read More College of Education and Savannah Chatham County Public Schools Launch Professional Development Initiative

(November 9, 2015) - Armstrong’s College of Education recently announced plans to partner with the Savannah Chatham County Public School System to establish a Professional Development School initiative at Hesse K-8 School.

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