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.


Read More College of Education Alumni Honored as 2017 Teachers of the Year

(April 4, 2016) – At a special Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools gala, 28 of Armstrong's College of Education alumni were honored as school-level Teachers of the Year. Savannah-Chatham County Board of Education President Jolene Byrne told attendees that this honor is given in recognition and appreciation of the teachers' service to students and families.

Read More Start Strong, Start Now Registration Event

(February 11, 2016) - Armstrong will host a one-day Start Strong, Start Now registration event for the Spring 2016 mini-mester on Friday, February 19 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the lobby of Victor Hall, located on Armstrong's main campus at 11935 Abercorn St. This event helps new students apply, get admitted and sign up for classes.

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.

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