Opportunities for Graduate Students in Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services

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    What’s Happening for Special Education and Clinical Services Graduate Students

    Special education and clinical services graduate students can engage in various activities outside of the classroom, embellishing their credentials and enthusiasm for their field.

    National Student Speech, Language, and Hearing Association (NSSLHA)

    The purpose of NSSLHA is to encourage any IUP student’s interest in the study of normal and disordered human communication behavior, to provide continuity to the dissemination of professional information, and to provide a vehicle for student representation in matters of professional concern.

    Audiology Student Association

    The Audiology Student Association seeks to assist students who are interested in pursuing a career in audiology, or with a special interest in the hearing impaired. The student group meets regularly and conducts programs of interest to the students.

    Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic

    This clinic provides diagnostic and treatment services for people with speech, language, and hearing disabilities. Located on our main campus, the clinic provides closely supervised practical experience for graduate and undergraduate students, giving them the opportunity to complete their required hours of supervised clinical experience so they can complete their degrees in Speech-Language Pathology at IUP.