Prepare for a great career
When you’re a student in Western Michigan University's Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences, you will experience unique academic, research and clinical opportunities, preparing you to be part of the next generation of speech, language and hearing professionals.
The fields of audiology and speech-language pathology are both highly ranked in US News and World Reports’ listing of healthcare jobs. The employment rate is rising in both fields and both career paths offer a wide range of work environments. These are good paying careers that are highly rewarding and highly impactful.
- Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences (B.S.)
- American Sign Language Studies (minor)
- Speech and Hearing Processes (minor)
Grad program prerequisites
Part-time instructional opportunities
To be considered for part-time instructional positions, please submit a resume and cover letter stating the courses you are interested in teaching. Email your packet to Dr. Laura DeThorne, chair of the Department of Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences.