Welcome to the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Central Florida. We invite you to explore our website to learn about our distinguished faculty, innovative clinical services and rigorous academic programs, listed below.

Learn about jobs in the profession in the The ASHA Leader: Where Do Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists Work?

2016 ASHFoundation Award

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The American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation has awarded a $10,000 New Investigator Research Award to Assistant Professor Jackie Towson for her project titled "The Impact of Virtual Simulation on the Interprofessional Communication Skills of Speech-Language Pathology Students." Congratulations!

2016 ASHA Awards

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The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association has awarded Professor Michael Crary the Honors of the Association, its highest honor. In addition, ASHA has named Professor Jennifer Kent-Walsh a Fellow of the Association, its second-highest honor. ASHA has named the UCF Chapter of the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association a Gold Chapter Honoree for 2016. Congratulations!

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NSSLHA gives me the opportunity to connect with young professionals who share a similar passion as well as volunteer in our community to promote awareness about disorders and the role of a speech-language pathologist.
— Kristina D'Errico,  president of the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association at UCF
Being an SLP-ELL scholar enabled me to gain the knowledge and skills I need to be a better SLP working with English Language Learners. I feel confident in my abilities thanks to the master's program and SLP-ELL grant.
— Amber Suarez ,  M.A. in communication sciences and disorders with a federal grant-funded specialization ('14)
Aphasia House offered me unique therapy not available anywhere in our region.
— Denette Schweikert,  artist, stroke survivor and former Aphasia House client
Aphasia House provided me with a unique and memorable experience where I was able to experience being a clinician, in a real world setting, working with clients and their families.
— Ashley Mignon,  M.A. in communication sciences and disorders ('14)
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