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Welcome to the Division of Communication Disorders!

Give Gold!

Wednesday, October 20th, starting at noon, and going for 24 hours, you can make a positive impact on the success of our students in the UW Division of Communication Disorders!

On Wednesday at noon, you can go directly to our Giving Day Campaign Page and make your contribution, which will help make a tremendous difference towards our students reaching their goals of becoming the future Healthcare Professionals they want to be.

Need some inspiration? Check out this video featuring one of our alumna, Samantha Yung, having achieved her goal of becoming a professional audiologist and now providing her excellent training to her hometown community.

UW Division of Communication Disorders alumna Samantha Yung.

"The UW Division of Communication Disorders is the perfect place to start your journey towards the careers of speech-language pathology or audiology. The program provided me with all the knowledge and experience I needed to feel prepared for my doctoral program, and they can do the same for you!"

Samantha Wagner Yung, Au.D. 
B.S. in Speech, Language, & Hearing Sciences (UW, 2012)










Now Accepting Applications at the Associate and Full Professor Rank. Visit Job Description/How to Apply

We have a long history at the University of Wyoming, coursework in speech correction, as it was known at that time, was initiated in 1940, and the first dedicated degree bachelor’s degree in speech correction, was awarded to Barbara Kahn in January 1952.  The Division of Communication Disorders offers a bachelor's (B.S.) degree in Speech, Language and Hearing Science, and Master of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology.  We have very productive research faculty, creating and disseminating basic and clinical science to inform practice across the lifespan. Our clinical program provides services to the community and state of Wyoming, with 2800 - 3,000 patient contacts a year.  We encourage you to explore our website to learn more about our academic programs, clinical services at the Speech & Hearing Clinic, faculty research,  as well as our scholarships and the Maggie Scarlet Summer Speaker Series. 

The Division and the UW Speech and Hearing Clinic are located in the Health Sciences building. View campus map.

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The Master of Science (M.S.) education program in speech-language pathology at the University of Wyoming is accredited 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.

The Information You Need In One Place!

Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology

  • Bachelor of Science in Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

  • American Sign Language Studies Certificate

  • Leveling Program

Learn details about each of these programs of study in our new Informational Trifold! 

Division News

Dr. Thom and Terry Flamboe Scholarship

The Dr. Thom and Terry Flamboe Graduate Fellowship in Speech-Language Pathology will be awarded to graduate students who have an interest in working with children post-graduation. Preference shall be given first to students who have unmet financial need. Student applicants must be graduate students admitted to the MS SLP program and have a 3.0 grade point average or higher. Find Out More!


Priorities for the Yagi Multicultural Scholarship in Communications Disorders include the following (in order of importance): underrepresented, international, or minority students with financial need; students with financial need who articulate how they will use their degree to promote multiculturalism and/or multilingualism; or students with financial need. Clink HERE for more information!


Visit our News Archive Section for recent and past UW Division of Communications Press Releases. 


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Contact Us

Division of Communication Disorders
1000 E. University Ave., Dept. 3311
Health Sciences, 265
Laramie, WY  82071
Phone: 307-766-6427
Fax: 307-766-6829


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