CSD Academic Office Information

You may reach the academic office via email (preferred) at or may also leave a voicemail at 316-978-3240.

Students at conference

Communication Sciences and Disorders

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) at Wichita State University engages students in practical hands-on experiences through our campus clinic and partner facilities.

Clinical graduate programs prepare students for careers as speech-language pathologists and audiologists who provide evaluation and treatment of speech, language and hearing disorders in hospital, school and private practice settings and serve clients of every age.

Our Ph.D. program is individualized to prepare scholars for careers in research, teaching and advanced clinical practice.

WSU offers an exceptional academic and clinical education for CSD students with nationally ranked programs that are highly regarded by employers. If you want a rewarding career helping others, this is the place for you. Contact us at or 316-978-3240.


CSD In the News

SLH Clinic client

Our Evelyn Hendren Cassat Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic has been announced as the Silver Winner in The Wichita Eagle's Best of Wichita 2023 awards in the "Audiologist / Hearing Center" category. We're honored to be recognized and are grateful for the opportunity to serve our community.

Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic client and students

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders joined forces with WSU's Biomedical department (College of Engineering) on an interprofessional education / applied learning project to create a unique device to assist Ryland, a young client at the Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic, engage in improved communication with the world.

audiology student works on simulation manikin

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders has received a gift to create the Audiology Simulation Lab at Wichita State. The lab contains five state-of-the-art Canadian Audiology simulator for Research and Learning (CARL) manikins and auxiliary equipment — four adult heads and one infant head.

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