Communication Sciences and DisordersWestern Health Sciences

Programs & Placements

The School of Communication Sciences and Disorders offers clinical and research-based programs specializing in areas related to audiology and speech-language pathology.

Audiology

Audiology Programs

  • Master of Clinical Sciences (MClSc)
    Students focus on the development of clinical excellence, critical thinking and problem solving necessary for practice as an audiologist.
  • Research-Based MSc and PhD in Hearing Science
    These progams in hearing science are offered through the Graduate Program in Health & Rehabilitation Sciences.
  • Combined MClSc/PhD
    This five-year program provides the opportunity to obtain the requirements for licensure to practice as an audiologist and research a topic related to hearing science. This program is offered through the Graduate Program in Health & Rehabilitation Sciences.
SLP

Speech-Language Pathology Programs

  • Master of Clinical Sciences (MClSc)
    Students focus on the development of clinical excellence, critical thinking and problem solving necessary for a speech-language pathologist.
  • Research-Based MSc and PhD in Speech and Language Science
    These progams in speech and language science are offered through the Graduate Program in Health & Rehabilitation Sciences.
  • Combined MClSc/PhD
    This five-year program provides the opportunity to obtain the requirements for licensure to practice as a speech-language pathologist and research a related topic. This program is offered through the Graduate Program in Health & Rehabilitation Sciences.

Certification, Registration, & Membership

Graduates of the MClSc programs meet all existing requirements for: