CSD Strategic Plan 2020-2025
The Communication Sciences and Disorders Strategic Plan for 2020-2025 outlines our plans to work toward the following themes and goals. Also included are the Mission and Vision statements for the Department.
Research and Scholarship
Goal: Leaders in Research
For the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders to be an international leader in research that improves the quality of life for individuals with communication disabilities, promotes the understanding of communication disabilities, and contributes to the knowledge of communication in individuals with typical development.
Learning and Teaching
Goal: Leaders in Education
For the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders to be recognized globally as a premier Department for the education of clinicians and researchers in communication sciences and disabilities.
Goal: Leaders in Community Outreach
For the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders to serve as a source of knowledge, education, clinical expertise, and advocacy for the community in the area of communication disabilities and feeding/swallowing disabilities.
Goal: Connecting Globally
For the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders to engage in an interconnected global society to share our knowledge with and to learn from others in the disciplinary areas of speech, language, augmentative/alternative communication, and feeding/swallowing.