Overview

Why study speech, language, and hearing?

Because communication is central to human behavior, and the treatment of communication disorders requires specialized knowledge and skills.

Undergraduate Programs

Basic study in speech, language, and hearing is provided through B.A. and B.G.S. programs. Programs are designed for the student who seeks a career in speech, language, or hearing or is interested in normal communication development and communication disorders.

Why study speech, language, and hearing?

Because communication is central to human behavior, and the treatment of communication disorders requires specialized knowledge and skills.

Graduate Programs

Graduate study at KU is offered through the Intercampus Program in Communicative Disorders with classes, research, and clinical work in Lawrence and at KU Medical Center in Kansas City.

Contact Info

Department of Speech-Language-Hearing: Sciences and Disorders

Dole Human Development Center
1000 Sunnyside Ave., Room 3001
Lawrence, KS 66045-7561
785-864-0630
http://www2.ku.edu/~splh/
Holly L. Storkel, Chair
785-864-0630
Holly L. Storkel

Intercampus Program in Communicative Disorders

Department of Speech-Language-Hearing: Sciences and Disorders
Dole Human Development Center, 1000 Sunnyside Ave., Room 3001
Lawrence, KS 66045-7561
785-864-0630
785-864-3974
http://www2.ku.edu/~splh/
Holly L. Storkel, Chair, Department of Speech-Language-Hearing: Sciences and Disorders
785-864-0630
hstorkel@ku.edu
Becky Harris, Undergraduate Program Advising
785-864-0630
becharris@ku.edu

Intercampus Program in Communicative Disorders

Department of Hearing and Speech, KU Medical Center
Mail Stop 3039, 3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, KS 66160
913-588-5937
Fax: 913-588-5254
hearingspeech@kumc.edu
http://www2.ku.edu/~splh/ipcd/
John Ferraro, Chair, Department of Hearing and Speech
913-588-5937
Angela Carrasco, Graduate Program Advising
913-588-5937
acarrasco@kumc.edu
Why KU
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  • 2nd in the nation for prestigious faculty Fulbright awards
  • 26 Rhodes scholars
  • Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
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