Communicative Sciences and Disorders


Saint Mary's College Links

Continuing Education Information:
Spring 2016 Continuing Education Event Julie Stierwalt, PhD, CCC-SLP "The How and Why for Differential Diagnosis of Motor Speech Disorders"

Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology
Judd Leighton Speech and Language Clinic,
Academic Affairs
Financial Aid
Residence Life
Campus Calendar 
Cushwa - Leighton Library
Communicative Sciences and Disorders Facebook Page


Research information Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Letter and Consent Form

Student Observation Form

Speech Language Pathology, Master's of Science: Student Handbook

Speech Language Pathology, Master's of Science: Clinic Handbook

Important Links

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for more than 166,000 audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students.

National Student Speech Language Hearing Association

National NSSLHA membership provides benefits that help students stay current on advancements in the field, enhance their academic knowledge, find internships and employment, network with other students with similar interests, and save money on products and services.

Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

The Master of Science program in Speech-Language Pathology at Saint Mary’s College is a Candidate for Accreditation by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700. Candidacy is a "pre-accreditation" status with the CAA, awarded to developing or emerging programs for a maximum period of five years.

Council of Academic Programs in Communication Science and Disorders (CAPCSD)

Centralized application service for graduate programs offering clinical education in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology; this Communication Sciences and Disorders Centralized Application Service is provided by CAPCSD.

Note: THE 2014-2015 APPLICATION CYCLE WILL OPEN ON SEPTEMBER 17th, 2014. Applicants wishing to apply for the 2015 cycle may not create an account or send documents or tests scores to CSDCAS prior to this date. Documents received by CSDCAS prior to this date will not be accepted.

facebook Facebook: Communicative Sciences and Disorders at Saint Mary's

Facebook is a handy method to stay connected with the events in the CSD department and the Judd Leighton Speech and Language Clinic. See notes, pictures, event notices here.

Courier - Spring 2014

Susan Latham PhD, the Communicatice Sciences and Disorders Clinic, and the Judd Leighton Speech and Language Clinic are noted in this issue of The Courier on page 22. 

Saint Mary's College Courier - Online (Winter 2008)
Going Where We are Needed

"This year, with this directive in mind, the College has established a new communicative disorders major. The major, which prepares students for careers in speech and language pathology, audiology, and other speech and hearing professions, has been a minor here since 1995."

Occupational Outlook Handbooks

Speech-Language Pathologists