About NYU Steinhardt
Founded in 1890, our mission is to advance knowledge, creativity, and innovation at the crossroads of culture, education, and human development. We are dedicated to educating for social change and offer both undergraduate and graduate programs in applied psychology, education, the arts, health, and media.
We exemplify NYU's commitment to public service, providing our students with a strong, supportive community of scholars and a warm, nurturing environment that encourages the discovery and implementation of new ideas. Faculty members are leaders in their professional fields and collaborate across disciplines.
We encourage learning inside and outside of the classroom by facilitating internships and partnerships with schools, organizations, and companies across the country.
NYU Steinhardt at a Glance
Average master's student age
Master's degrees granted in 2014-15
Currently enrolled students from 67 countries, 50 US states, and Puerto Rico
Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders
Our Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders aims to understand, assess, and treat speech, voice, language, and swallowing disorders in people of all ages.
We offer programs of study for undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students. Our alumni work in a range of fields, including speech-language pathology, medicine, linguistics, education, psychology, audiology, academia, engineering, and the sciences. We also have a state-of-the-art speech-language-hearing disorders clinic that provides diagnostic and rehabilitative services to the public.
Our mission is to provide a strong foundation in communication sciences and disorders at undergraduate and graduate levels of education, leading to lifelong learning in the profession. This foundation incorporates the pursuit of academic knowledge through research, dissemination of knowledge through teaching, and application of knowledge through clinical service. The basic and clinical research efforts of our faculty and students constitute a cornerstone of pedagogy and clinical practice. We prepare our students to become active contributors to the diverse local and global communities in which they serve, facilitating growth and progress in the profession.
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