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Learn what our CSD faculty and staff have to say about our programs!

Our Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) program provides broad-based instruction to prepare students to assess, diagnose, treat and serve children and adults who present with a range of communication challenges, disorders, differences, or delays. Our graduate degree program prepares students for the clinical practice of speech-language pathology, working with both children and adults to evaluate and diagnose disorders associated with speech, language, cognition, communication, and swallowing. 


Inquiries about the on-campus/residential graduate program in speech language pathology contact



Inquiries about the distance program in speech language pathology contact



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Inquiries about the undergraduate program in communication sciences & disorders contact



Inquiries about the American Sign Language program contact



Academic Programs Offered:

Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders

Undergraduate Minor in American Sign Language Studies

Pre-SLP - Leveling Program to Provide Prerequisite Courses (entry into a graduate program)

Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology (on-campus/residental & distance learning options)


Our Mission:

The Communication Sciences and Disorders Department at WKU prepares students to be knowledgeable, productive and engaged leaders in professional practice. Our department provides a dynamic academic foundation to students across the globe through opportunities for lifelong learning, service and research.

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM (Central Time)


Kimberly Green, Ed.D, CCC/SLP

Associate Professor (She, Her, Hers)
Department Chair
CHHS DEI Committee Chair


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