• Dr. Shen in the lab

    Dr. Jing Shen receives NIH grant to study hearing in noise.

  • sabrina

    Sabrina Welch, 2018 Presidential Medallion Scholar

  • staff and faculty

    2018 faculty and staff retreat

  • Balance and the inner ear
  • Student, client under observation

logoThe faculty and staff of Western Michigan University's Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences are committed to educating the next generation of speech, language and hearing professionals through unique academic, research and clinical opportunities. Through this program, students enhance their knowledge and develop essential skills and competencies in evaluation, diagnosis, rehabilitation and prevention, as well as research, education and administration. Our graduates are maximally effective in providing clinical services to individuals of all ages with speech, language and hearing impairments.

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Save the date for the 2019 Van Riper Lecture

Do you want to learn more about cognitive communication disorders in aging populations?

2019 Van Riper Lecture is Friday, October 25

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Open house and visitation dates for graduate programs

  • 2019 Open House
 for
 Prospective Graduate Students
    Friday,Nov. 8 | 1 to 4 p.m. | flier
  • 2019 Graduate Program Visitation Dates
    Friday, Oct. 4 | 1 to 3 p.m. | flier

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