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 graduate assistant at Texas Christian University.
Marissa Hollems '17 is a student in the speech-language pathology master's program at Midwestern University, Downer's Grove, Ill.
Kelly Wallner '17 is an associate at Ronald McDonald House Charities of St. Louis.
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.
Jamie Graf ’15 is a speech-language pathologist at Children's Therapy Services, Denver.
Brittany Burk ’15 is a speech-language pathologist at Carle Foundation Hospital, Champaign, Ill.
Amber Arvin '15 is a speech-language pathologist at Katiebug Therapy in Plainfield, Ill.
Jessica Andujar '15 is a speech-language pathologist at Genesis Rehab Services, Chicago.
Megan Alano Covey ’14 a speech-language pathologist at Turning Point Autism Foundation, Naperville, Ill.
Taylor Flanagan ’14 is a speech-language pathologist at Racine Unified School District.
Nicole Vondra ’14 is a speech-language pathologist at The School District of Janesville in Janesville, Wis.
Evelyn Pulkowski '14 is a graduate assistant at the University of Iowa teaching in the Department of Linguistics.
Lora Collison ’13 is a speech-language pathologist at North Shore Pediatric Therapy, Chicago.