Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Marymount Manhattan College offers a strong liberal arts program combined with the major and minors in Communication Sciences and Disorders (Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology).
- B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology
- Minor in Language Sciences
- Minor in Speech Language Pathology and Audiology
- Prerequisite program for post-baccalaureate students interested in pursuing a graduate degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders
Marymount’s Prerequisite Program helps post-bacs prepare for admission into graduate school for Speech-Language Pathology
CSD welcomes transfer students
Why choose this field?
There is a growing demand for speech-language pathologists and audiologists. Of the nearly ten million Americans, one out of every twenty people suffers from a communication disorder.
Many speech-language pathologists or audiologists work in schools, hospitals, research laboratories, corporations, rehabilitation centers, clinics, government agencies or have their own private practice.
The profession offers challenging and satisfying career and job opportunities with competitive starting salaries. You can have the satisfaction of knowing that you have helped people with speech, language, or hearing impairments to live fuller, happier lives.
The MMC Advantage
Marymount Manhattan College is superbly qualified to launch your career as a Speech-Language Pathologist, Audiologist, or language/hearing researcher. The program’s strength lies in its course work and the extraordinary resources of New York City.
Students are able to observe the evaluation and treatment of children and adults at the college and in a wide variety of clinical settings throughout the New York metropolitan area. Students begin their practical experience by observing and assisting in MMC’s Ruth Smadbeck Communication and Learning Center.
Field placements also provide for hands-on experience under the supervision of licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists. Thus, the MMC program combines theoretical understanding with practical experience for the undergraduate student.