Family experiences sparked my interest in the field
After completing my bachelor’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) at the University of Alabama, I immediately enrolled in Georgia State’s CSD master’s degree program. My motivation to pursue a career as a speech-language pathologist was fueled by an interest in special education. Some… more »
Academic adviser’s advice led to graduate program
Initially, I majored in psychology because I wanted a career in the helping professions. While I enjoyed the classes, I wasn’t sure I wanted to stay in that field, so I spoke to my academic adviser and she suggested a degree in speech-language pathology could be a… more »
Shortage of speech-language pathology professors inspires alum to pursue Ph.D.
Getting to know professors prior to applying sealed the deal for this alumni.
Experiencing play therapy as a boy inspired Jacob to pursue career as a speech pathologist.
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