The members of the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders in Georgia State University’s College of Education & Human Development are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We value the unique differences of every human and are dedicated to providing equal opportunity and access for our students, clients, staff and faculty members. We believe that diversity, equity and inclusion are part of an ongoing process that guides our mission to prepare qualified professionals to address the needs of those who experience communication and swallowing difficulties. Our aim is to foster an environment within our department where the contributions of each individual are respected and supported as we achieve individual and collective goals. We strive to create a department that provides a safe space for critical dialogue about inequity and discrimination.
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The Master of Science education program in speech-language pathology at Georgia State University is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700.
"I believe strongly in not only advocating for others who cannot always advocate for themselves, but in truly empowering them to find their own voice so they can speak out."
The Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic provides speech, language and hearing services to the university and Atlanta communities and is a training ground for graduate students working to become licensed speech-language pathologists.