Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) training prepares students for careers in audiology, speech-language pathology, speech science, hearing science, health care, education, and sales of clinical, education and health-related materials. (See Career Paths for CSD Majors)
Every year, 95-100% of Augustana graduates who apply to graduate programs are admitted, and half of those who go on to graduate school receive teaching or research fellowships in their advanced programs.
Courtney Kampert '18 is working as an ABA therapist and applying to graduate schools for speech pathology.
Katie Lorenz '18 is pursuing a master's in speech-language pathology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Michelle Johnson '17 is a speech-language pathologist and research associate at University of South Carolina.
Marissa Hollems '17 is a speech-language pathologist through RCM Health Care Services in New Lenox, Ill.
Kelly Wallner '17 is a speech-language pathology graduate student at Saint Louis University.
Kristen Santoro '16 is pursuing a speech-language pathologist at BDI Playhouse Children's Therapy.
Madeline Gannon '16 is a speech-language pathologist with Therapy Care in Chicago.
Makenzie Logan '16 is a speech-language pathologist with Bellevue Public Schools in Nebraska.
Natalie Tomerlin '16 is a speech-language pathologist with MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.