Study the science of communication disorders and make a lasting difference in the lives of children and adults.
Demand continues to rise for professionals who can diagnose and treat speech, language and hearing disabilities. With a master's degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders, you’ll have the skills to launch a career as a speech language pathologist or audiologist.
- Program type:
- Master's Degree
- On Campus
- Est. time to complete:
- 5 semesters
- Credit hours:
- 67 (thesis option) or 65 (non-thesis option)
Why earn a master's degree in communication sciences and disorders?
Communication Sciences and Disorders Master's Degree
Gain professional experience serving clients in UND's Speech, Language & Hearing Clinic.
Study specialized topics in speech and language disorders, craniofacial anomalies, school programs in CSD. and neuroanatomy.
Participate in the Summer Clinic, an intensive, six week therapy program that is designed to improve children's speech and language skills.
Our students also have an outstanding pass rate on the Praxis exam, the national certifying test. In recent years, 100% of UND students have passed the Praxis on their first attempt.
UND's communication and sciences disorders master's degree is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
Careers in Communication Sciences and Disorders
Communication Sciences and Disorders Master's Course Options
Leaders in Action
Dakota Nesbitt and Michelle Burns are students pursuing a master's degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders.