Speech pathologists study speech and language disorders in order to facilitate healthy communication. As Christians, we are called to serve; speech pathology is one concrete way we are able to help rehabilitate those who struggle with issues ranging from speaking to swallowing to interpreting language.
Calvin's speech pathology and audiology program combines rigorous coursework with clinical experiences in our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities to prepare you for your career. At Calvin, you'll also have the unique option of completing our five-year masters program in speech pathology.
Careers in Speech Pathology - MA
- Acute Care Hospitals
- Rehabilitation Hospitals
- Private Practices
- Assisted Living Centers
- Research Facilities
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Join the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association; study international dialects in England, Scotland and Ireland; assist a professor with communication research over a summer; volunteer at local hospitals and schools.
Dollar amounts reflect awards given for the 2014-15 academic year.
- Bretton and Kimberly Bolt Family Scholarship
- award amount: $2,000
- junior or senior nursing or speech pathology major or pursuing a pre-physical therapy, or pre-occupational therapy program or other fields focused on care of the elderly
- GPA 3.0+
- financial need required; preference to those who volunteer or work at a skilled nursing facility
- apply through the Calvin Portal