College of Allied Health Sciences
Communication Sciences and Disorders



Mission, Description and Accreditations

The mission of the East Carolina University Speech-Language and Hearing Clinic is to provide competent and comprehensive services to individuals of all ages experiencing communication disorder. The Speech-Language Clinic specifically strives to provide a wide variety of services within all realms of communication including:

Written Expression
Voice and Resonance
Accent Modification
Rehabilitation of the Hearing Impaired
Swallowing Disorders
Cognitive Language Disorders

We strive to provide state-of-the-art procedures including the latest in assessment and treatment techniques. Our philosophy includes ensuring that our patients/clients are educated thoroughly about their treatments, evaluations, and the latest information related to their concerns.

The ECU Speech-Language Clinic is housed within the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at East Carolina University. 

The master's degree program in speech-language pathology is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). This accreditation indicates that the master's program in speech-language pathology has been evaluated and meets rigorous criteria for excellence.

The ECU Speech-Language and Hearing Clinic is a teaching clinic in which graduate student clinicians are instructed by ASHA-certified, North Carolina Licensed speech-language pathology faculty members. The clinical services are directed by clinical faculty and offer optimal teaching opportunities for the student clinicians in our program.