Welcome to the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is a division of the College of Health Sciences and Human Services at the University of Texas-Pan American. The Department offers an undergraduate program leading to the Bachelor of Science degree and graduate program leading to the Master of Science degree in Communication Disorders. The undergraduate and graduate programs together enroll approximately 100 students majoring in communication disorders.
The Master’s program in speech–language pathology at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley has been placed on probation by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech–Language–Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 800–498–2071 or 301–296–5700. A program on probation is not currently in full compliance with the accreditation standards. Programs on probation remain accredited but must demonstrate compliance with the standards within one year.
- Program Status: Accredited-On Probation
- Access the CAA's accreditation report at: http://www.asha.org//Academic/accreditation//caaDecisions/
- Access the CAA website at: http://www.asha.org/academic/accreditation/.
The Department manages and staffs the Speech and Hearing Center, which houses the speech-language and audiology clinics, which are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment for providing a wide variety of speech, language, and hearing services to clients of all ages.