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Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences (SLHS) includes the related but distinct professions of speech-language pathology and audiology. Both offer highly rewarding careers with opportunities to work with a wide variety of clients in an array of work settings. The US Government’s Bureau of Labor Statistics projects excellent employment opportunities for both professions.

About Mizzou SLHS

Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences at the University of Missouri is proud of its long and distinguished history and of the high quality of its graduates, students, faculty, and staff. We have one of the oldest continually accredited programs in speech-language pathology in the nation and we offer the only PhD program in speech-language pathology in Missouri.

Our faculty, students and staff actively follow the University of Missouri’s nondiscrimination policy.

SLHS Degree Programs

The Department offers three degree programs:

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