Our programs encourage inter-professional understanding and collaboration.
- Interview: Dr. Dawn Vogler-Elias
Listen to Dr. Dawn Vogler-Elias, assistant professor in communication sciences and disorders, talk to WXXI radio's Bob Smith about autism advocacy.
Speech language pathologists and audiologists help people develop, improve, or regain their ability to communicate.
Communicating complex and abstract concepts through the use of language is a uniquely human ability. Speech, language and hearing problems significantly affect the quality of life of millions of people both young and old, throughout the world.
What we do makes a difference. You can too!
B.S. Communication Science and Disorders
The undergraduate program provides students with the theoretical background for graduate study in Speech Language Pathology or Audiology. Students study normal aspects of human communication and explore the various disorders that affect communication across the lifespan.
M.S. Speech Language Pathology
From individualized programs to meet specific interests, to extensive hands-on clinical experience, students in Nazareth’s Speech Pathology graduate program gain knowledge and practical skills to evaluate, treat, and advocate for individuals with communication and swallowing disorders.
Deafness Specialty Preparation
This specialization within the Speech Language Pathology graduate program focuses on early intervention, work in a variety of educational settings and communication options, as well as on work with individuals who have cochlear implants.