Communication Sciences & Disorders

UT Tyler Department of Health and Kinesiology

The University of Texas at Tyler offers a cohort program for students to earn their bachelor of science degree in Communication Sciences & Disorders (CSD).

In UT Tyler CSD courses, you will gain knowledge and skills in:

  • Communication processes.
  • Characteristics of communication disorders.
  • Techniques and tools for evaluating speech, launguage and hearing disabilities.

Communication Sciences & Disorders is a field that calls for caring and creative problem-solvers to meet the growing demand for professionals in speech-language pathology, audiology, special education, medical and other communication-related fields. Earning a bachelor of science degree in Communication Sciences & Disorders (CSD) at the University of Texas at Tyler is considered a pre-professional degree program and is the first step towards a lucrative career in speech-language pathology (SLP) or audiology.

Through partnerships with local medical and education facilities, you will have the opportunity to gain real-life experience, professional networking and professional and personal growth within the East Texas community.

Here at UT Tyler, you can expect to form close mentor relationships with faculty, collaborate with peers and explore your interests through a variety of research projects, service learning opportunities, hands-on activities and special assignments.