Communication Disorders

Undergraduate Major Program

Undergraduate study in Communication Disorders has been offered at New Paltz since 1969. The Communication Disorders program is a liberal arts and sciences major that prepares students for graduate study in speech-language pathology, audiology or related areas.



Student and clincian in audiology sound booth

To become a major in Communication Disorders, candidates must have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 and have completed at least 30 credits. Those who may be interested in majoring in Communication Disorders are urged to contact the department early in their academic careers for advisement. Students may begin this major prior to or during the fall of their junior year.

The Major