Learn the nuances of human speech patterns.

Speech-Language Pathology

A competitive program that will give you a competitive edge.

The graduate program in speech-language pathology is designed to engage you in scientific and scholarly inquiry in the processes of human communication and related disorders of speech, language and hearing. The program is committed to providing you with the most current research-based academic and clinical education in state-of-the-art classrooms, clinical suites and laboratories. You’ll become skilled in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of communication disorders and learn the highest professional standards of research, teaching and service delivery; ethical decision-making; and advocacy for the rights and interests of individuals with communication disorders. You’ll receive the training necessary for a career as a certified speech-language pathologist in community speech, language and hearing centers, hospitals, school settings, rehabilitative agencies and private practice.

I chose to attend Brooklyn College's program because of its nationwide reputation for excellence. Not only am I becoming well-prepared to enter the field of speech-language pathology, but I also found a supportive community of fellow students and faculty.

Wendy Becker ’12 M.A.

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Quick Facts

  • The speech-language program at Brooklyn College is one of the most highly regarded in the nation.
  • The Diana Rogovin Davidow Speech-Language-Hearing Center of Brooklyn College is one of the oldest and largest speech and hearing clinics in the United States.
  • The master's degree (M.S.) education program in speech-language pathology at Brooklyn College is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, 800.498.2071 or 301.296.5700.

Possible Careers

  • Speech and hearing educator at a public or private university
  • Speech therapist at a clinic, hospital or other health institution
  • Audiologist at a prestigious health-care facility