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Audiology

Your career beings with a degree in SLHS

Audiology - #2 on Forbes' list of Least Stressful Jobs of 2015!

Graduates who earn a BA in Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences (SLHS) obtain the prerequisite coursework to pursue graduate degrees in speech-language pathology or audiology which lead to careers in schools, community clinics, hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and private practice.

Audiologists:
  • identify, assess and provide rehabilitation services to people with hearing and balance disorders
  • assist in the prevention of hearing loss

Audiologists earn a median salary of $74,890 and the field is projected to grow at a rate of 29% over the next decade.* A Major in SLHS at MSU Denver can be an excellent first step for those who plan to pursue a doctoral degree required to become an audiologist. Recent SLHS graduates have gone on to study audiology at institutions in Colorado and around the country.


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