bachelor of health Science Communication sciences and disorders

Students earning a degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CMS) study the human communication processes related to speech, language, hearing, and swallowing. Students in the Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences at UF will study normal communication across the lifespan, anatomy and physiology of the speech mechanism, and get an overview of disorders related to speech, language, hearing, balance, and swallowing, as well as the clinical treatments associated with these disorders.​

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Dr. Laurie gauger

A message from our Director

Thank you for your interest in the University of Florida’s Bachelor of Health Science Program in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Because of our experienced, dedicated faculty we are able to provide students with the solid foundation necessary to be successful in graduate programs of speech-language pathology, audiology, or other related health fields. Our department is committed to your academic achievement and personal growth and look forward to helping you reach your potential through our challenging curriculum and diverse opportunities related to research, clinical observations and student organizations.

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Current Students

Program information for current UF students interested in applying to the Communication Sciences and Disorders program.

Program overview

Program information for current CMS Students

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