Edit Page

Communication Disorders

Graduate Program



The Master of Science in Communication Disorders Program prepares students who have strong undergraduate backgrounds in Communication Disorders for a wide range of career opportunities and for doctoral study. The MS program in Communication Disorders at SUNY New Paltz is registered as licensure-qualifying in New York State and is accredited 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, MD, 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700. The concentration in Speech and Language Disabilities also leads to a New York State teaching certificate as a Teacher of Students with Speech and Language Disabilities.


Prof and student in Audiology lab

Contact Information

Dr. Wendy Bower, Graduate Coordinator
Communication Disorders Dept.
Humanities Building (HUM), Room 8D
State University of New York
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, New York 12561-2440

Tel: 845-257-3452
E-mail: commdisgrad@newpaltz.edu