The larger mission of the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) is to provide its students with a liberal arts education through the College of Arts and Sciences, including instruction in the arts and sciences, communication skills, habits of independent thought, and the understanding of diverse cultures. The specific mission of CSD is to provide academic and clinical instruction, supervised clinical practical, and research experience for students that will lead to state, regional and national accreditation and licensing; to provide clinical services to individuals, groups and agencies within the University and the greater Grand Forks area; to provide professional leadership in local, state, and national organizations; to contribute to the body of knowledge concerning communication sciences and communication disorders; and to serve the University through participation in its governance. This mission is directed at meeting the interests and needs of the University of North Dakota constituency.
UND is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. UND also holds many special accreditation's at the college, department, or program level.
International Student Requirements:
All graduate applicants must demonstrate academic-level proficiency with the English language before they will be considered for admission. This requirement must be met by all applicants, regardless of citizenship, residency, or nation of birth. No applicants will be considered for admission until the English Language Proficiency is met. Please refer to the Academic Catalog for ways in which this requirement can be met.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: No
International Financial Aid: No
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Locale: Small City
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999