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Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Communication Sciences and DisordersMillions of Americans suffer from some form of speech, language or hearing disorder and require specialized therapy or rehabilitation services. This creates a high demand for trained professionals to assist adults and children in overcoming their communication difficulties. The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the LIU Post is dedicated to the advancement of the diagnosis and treatment of speech, language and hearing problems. The department offers a comprehensive bachelor’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology. The M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology is nationally accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) and meets the requirements for New York State Teacher of Children with Speech and Language Disabilities certification and licensure as a speech-language pathologist.

Students can observe and participate in actual clinical sessions at the Jerrold Mark Ladge Speech and Hearing Center, located on campus. The Ladge Speech and Hearing Center offers a full range of diagnostic and therapeutic services for children and adults individually and/or in small groups.

*LIU Post Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and the Ladge Speech and Hearing Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, sex, national origin, religion, participation restriction, age, sexual orientation, status as a parent, or political belief in any educational program and activity, employment practice, policy relating to recruitment and admission of students nor any provision of clinical services.