Welcome to Communicative Disorders and Deaf Studies!

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Communicative Disorders and Deaf Studies at California State University, Fresno is to disseminate knowledge and to train professionals in speech-language pathology, audiology, deaf education, deaf studies, and interpreting who will provide quality service to the public. The Department will accomplish this mission by providing a stimulating leaning environment for enhancing personal and educational development, promoting understanding of people of various cultures, and offering opportunities for research and scholarship in communicative disorders and deaf studies.

Equal Opportunity Statement

California State University, Fresno is one of the California State Universities and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution, which does not discriminate because of sex, race, age, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status or disability. The California State University is committed to providing equal opportunities to men and women CSU students in all campus programs, including intercollegiate athletics.

Notice of Public Meeting:

The graduate speech-language pathology program at California State University, Fresno will be undergoing a reaccreditation site visit on October 20-21, 2016. A component of this site visit is a public meeting where students and consumers have the opportunity to talk to the reacceditation team about the graduate speech-lanaguage pathology program. A copy of the Standards for Accreditation and/or the CAA’s Policy on Public Comment may be obtained by contacting the Accreditation Office at ASHA, 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, calling ASHA’s Action Center at 1-800-498-2071, or accessing the documents online at http://caa.asha.org/. The meeting will be held on October 20, 2016 from 4:30 to 5:30 in room 248 of the Professional Human Services Building, CSU Fresno.