The college's programs in Speech, Language and Hearing Science prepare students to become speech-language pathologists treating of a broad range of speech, language, social communication and cognitive-communication disorders. Undergraduate students will be prepared to pursue advanced study in speech-language pathology or audiology; graduate students will be prepared to apply for certification to become a speech-language pathologist. 


The Master of Arts in Speech, Language and Hearing Science program at Temple University is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). 

Accreditation by the Council on Academic Accreditation of ASHA has been maintained without interruption since 1970. This program also has been approved in Speech-Language-Hearing by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

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Faculty and Research

Programs in Speech, Language, and Hearing Science are housed in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders. Learn more about faculty and research opportunities.