Oklahoma State University


The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders offers degrees at the undergraduate and graduate level. The Bachelor of Science degree provides an in-depth study of normal speech, language, and hearing processes, and a background orientation to disorders or communication. The Master of Science degree provides students with intensive course work in communication disorders and a wide variety of challenging clinical rotations both on and off campus.


Graduates of the masters program are prepared to take clinical positions in hospitals, community speech and hearing centers, private practices, schools, universities, and other related settings. Graduates with an interest in research are encouraged to pursue additional graduate education at the doctoral level.


All graduates of the master's program meet the academic and clinical requirements for the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology from the American Speech- Language-Hearing Association, and the Oklahoma License in Speech-Language Pathology from the Oklahoma Board of Examiners for Speech Pathology and Audiology. The program holds national accreditation from the Council on Academic Accreditation of the American Speech- Language-Hearing Association.



The Master of Science education program in speech-language pathology at Oklahoma State University is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850,  800-498-2071   or  301-296-5700 .



News & Events

  • campusOpen House; We have three upcoming OPEN HOUSE dates for the department.  On November 8, January 31, and March 7, we will host open house and campus tours.  To attend the campus tour, please arrive by 10:00am in 040 Murray.  If you do not wish to join the campus tour, please arrive for the open house by 11:00am in 040 Murray.  Send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you will be joining us. Please note which session and time you will arrive.  Parking is located in the University Street Parking Garage and Murray is located on the corner of Monroe and University.



  • The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is proud to announce the addition of 4 new Ph.D. faculty, Michael Boyle, Ramesh Kaipa, Sabiha Parveen and Christina Akbari. We will also be welcoming our largest incoming graduate class for the fall 2013 start of 34 students.



  • A recent article was published in the Tulsa World featuring our OSU Tulsa Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic and the Aphasia Camp.  You can read the article here. Article



  • Mr. Gary Beeby, OSU Communication Sciences and Disorders Assistant Professor and Audiologist is retiring after 40 wonderful years.  The department will be holding a Retirement Reception in his honor on December 6, 2013 in the Murray hall parlor.  Please see attached invitation for more details. Invitation