Speech and Language Sciences

Speech and Language Sciences

Liberal Arts & Professional Studies

Are you fascinated by how language is learned? Or how experts evaluate and treat language disorders? 

Just one of three of its kind offered across Canada, our program gives you a solid understanding of speech and language sciences, and an appreciation for the extraordinary work happening in the sector right now. You get in-depth knowledge of linguistics and its relation to language disorders. And you learn the process of diagnosis and treatment of speech, language and communication disorders.

Study alongside instructors who are nationally and internationally known for their scholarship, engaged advocacy and excellence in teaching. You also have the unique opportunity for hands-on learning through relevant work placements and internships in this exciting field.

What you’ll learn 

  • Gain critical skills in the research, understanding and treatment of speech, language and communication disorders.
  • Learn how to evaluate research findings in speech and language sciences.

Hands-on experiences 

  • You can pursue graduate studies or explore careers in areas such as speech and language pathology, audiology, clinical education, public policy and communication disorders.


Contact us at goyork@yorku.ca

Program Details

Offered by

Liberal Arts & Professional Studies

Offered at

  • Keele Campus

Degrees offered


Ways to study

Full-Time, Part-Time

Experiential Education

Co-op or internship

Fall entry

Yes (first and upper year)

Winter entry


Summer entry