CSD Academic Office Information

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

KSHA Praxis Bowl winners 2019

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

Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic Best of Wichita award

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

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.

3D objects

Students and faculty at the Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic have teamed up with the College of Engineering to help a 9-year-old child communicate more effectively. The group developed and printed 3D objects that represent common items to help the child communicate.