The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Houston houses 7 research laboratories committed to investigating various aspects of human communication.
In 2020, 94% of our students passed the Praxis Exam on the first try with scores that were above the state and national averages, and more than 93% of our students were employed within 9 months after graduation. WELCOME TO THE POWERHOUSE!
The American Sign Language Interpreting Program is the first baccalaureate degree for ASL Interpreting in Texas and our faculty possess expertise in training individuals to meet rigorous state and national certification standards.
The Master of Arts education program in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of Houston is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
The undergraduate curriculum provides a pre-professional foundation for graduate study in Communication Sciences and Disorders and related fields. Courses are offered in typical and disordered speech, language and hearing across the lifespan.