University of Pittsburgh

School of Health and Rehabilitation Science

Communication Science and Disorders


4200 Fifth Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15260

United States


1-412- 624-9300

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. - Communication Science and Disorders, AuD - Doctor of Audiology, Doctor of Clinical Science (CScD) in Medical Speech-Language Pathology, M.S. - Communication Science and Disorders; M.A.- Communication Science and Disorders;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The master's degree program has two specializations, one in speech-language pathology and one in audiology. Both specializations exceed the academic and clinical standards established by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Graduates of the PhD program in Communication Science and Disorders will have a specific area of expertise in Health and Rehabilitation Science as well as a core of interdisciplinary knowledge related to this specific area. They will become the researchers, scholars, teachers, thinkers, and planners in the demanding and changing field of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences.


The University of Pittsburgh is institutionally accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Higher Education. Both tracks of the communication science and disorders curriculum exceed the academic and clinical standards established by the Council on Academic Accreditation, the organization that accredits our educational program.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: To determine eligiblity for federal student aid, students should begin by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Federal School Code: 00337900

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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