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Degree and certificate programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders prepare students to be future leaders in speech-language pathology, audiology, and related areas.

Nationally known faculty lead research efforts that contribute to the knowledge base of the discipline and provide state, regional, and national clinical leadership. Our faculty commit to evidence-based, client-centered, outcomes-focused training for our students. Permanent faculty members lead or supervise most courses and clinical experiences.

Our Speech and Hearing Clinic is the largest academically associated clinic at UGA and has been providing outstanding services to the community since 1953.

Academic Programs

Contact Details

  • Address:
    570 Aderhold Hall
    110 Carlton Street
    Athens, Georgia 30602

Faculty and Staff

Jennifer A. Brown

  • Associate Professor

Liang Chen

  • Associate Professor

Patrick Finn

  • Professor

Ingrid Dawn Hinkley

  • Clinical Associate Professor

Holly S. Kaplan

  • Clinical Professor

Laura Nichols

  • Clinical Assistant Professor

Carol Ann Raymond

  • Clinical Professor

Alisa Norris Schultz

  • Clinical Associate Professor


Upcoming Events


Communication Sciences and Disorders Information Session

Want to major in communication sciences and disorders? This information session is for you!


Speech-Language Pathology Master's Degree Program Open House

Come learn about our the speech-language pathology program, see the department’s instructional and research facilities, tour the UGA Speech and Hearing Clinic, and meet faculty and current students!