Successful Graduates

What could you do with your Communication Sciences and Disorders degree?

The Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) major prepares students for graduate study or careers in speech-language pathology or audiology, education, nursing, social work, and more.
CSD graduates work as audiologists, speech-language pathologists, rehabilitation specialists, .behavior therapists, special educators, early childhood intervention specialists, education directors, and teachers. Our majors also include graduates who have had successful careers as a social worker, a magazine editor, a pastry chef, and a director of college admissions, among other professions.

Where have our alumni earned their post-graduate degrees?

Our students are currently enrolled or have earned degrees at a wide range of schools, such as:

  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Cleveland State University
  • Gallaudet University
  • George Washington University
  • Illinois State University
  • Indiana State University
  • Indiana University
  • Northwestern University
  • Purdue University
  • The Ohio State University
  • Kent State University
  • University of Akron
  • University of Cincinnati
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Vermont
  • University of Washington
  • University of Wisconsin
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Washington University

Where do our alumni end up?

Graduates with a Communication Sciences and Disorders degree are equipped to pursue a number of varying careers after their time at Wooster. Here are just a few examples of positions our alumni have held:

  • Head of the Speech-Language Pathology Section & Director of the Voice Clinic at the Cleveland Clinic
  • Speech-Language Pathologist in the public schools
  • Research Audiologist at the Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Senior Consultant in Human Resources at IBM
  • RN at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Pastry Chef at Grill 23 & Bar in Boston
  • Auditory-Verbal Therapist in private practice
  • Third Grade Teacher

Our young graduates have also worked in the Americorps Program and in the Peace Corps.