Degrees and Programs

Our department offers undergraduate studies in Communicative Disorders, and graduate studies in both Deaf Education and Speech-Language Pathology. Undergraduate students choose an emphasis in either Deaf Education, Sign Language Interpreting, Audiology, or Speech-Language Pathology. Graduate students select either a Deaf Education or Speech-Language Pathology master's program.

Select a program to find out more information.

Nursing Professionals and Students

CDDS 125 – Audiology and Audiometry for School Nurses (3 units) California State University, Fresno Special Sessions Course.

  • The majority of the course is ONLINE.  Sign up early as enrollment is limited. 
  • All online except for one day on a weekend that provides hands-on practical experience on the Fresno State campus.
  • Meets requirements for obtaining California’s Department of Health Services’ School Audiometrist Certification.
  • Meets pre-requisite for nurses applying for their School Nurse Credential.
  • Great elective for ALL nursing majors, including Master level PNP and FNP students.                    
  • For details contact: 
    Dr. Cynthia Cavazos, CCC/A   
    California State University, Fresno 
    Department of Communicative Disorders and Deaf Studies 
    5310 North Campus Drive, M/S PH80           
    Fresno, CA 93740-8019