The University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
The University’s bachelor of science (BS) in communication sciences and disorders is a program that provides the academic preparation and clinical experience needed to pursue a master's in speech-language pathology as well as employment in a variety of related fields. A master's degree in speech-language pathology is required to work as a speech-language pathologist in schools, hospitals, and other service provision settings.
The Bayh College of Education offers many features that make our Communication Sciences and Disorders Program among the best.
Our graduates possess the academic preparation and clinical experience needed for admission to master's programs in speech-language pathology. A master's in speech-language pathology is required for national certification and state licensure.
There is a critical need for speech-language pathologists in a variety of settings—and the demand is growing. Positions are available in schools, hospitals, clinics, rehabilitation facilities, extended care facilities, industry, government, private practice, colleges, and universities.
Other career opportunities with this major include speech-language pathology assistant, paraprofessional, rehabilitation aide, direct service professional, or behavior technician. With additional graduate study, there are many other career paths available.
Students have many sources of financial support for their studies, including financial aid, work-study programs, veterans' benefits, and special scholarships for entering freshmen and transfer students.
In addition, the Bayh College of Education offers a variety of scholarships and awards.
The Graduate Catalog and Undergraduate Catalog of Indiana State University are the documents of authority for all students. The requirements given in the catalogs supersede information issued by any academic department, program, college, or school. The University reserves the right to change the requirements at any time.
Prospective students should contact the Office of Admissions for further information and assistance.
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