COMS Programs

Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences

Offered on TWU’s Denton campus, the communication sciences program prepares you to help children and adults with speech, language and hearing disorders. Get started on your education in communication sciences or add a minor in communication sciences to your degree.

BS in Education (with emphasis in Deaf and Hard of Hearing)

Offered on TWU’s Denton campus, this teacher preparation program qualifies you to take the Texas state exam for initial teaching certification. Get started on your career as a deaf educator with coursework targeting education of the deaf.

Graduate Programs

Master of Science in Education of the Deaf

Continue your education on the path to becoming a more successful deaf educator with Texas Woman’s 100 percent online MS in Education of the Deaf. Graduates are fully prepared to take the state deaf and hard of hearing (DHH) certification test.

Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology

Continue your education on the path to becoming a speech-language pathologist with an MS from Texas Woman’s. With on-campus and distance education options, you can attend classes on our Denton and Dallas campuses or in your hometown.

Learn about our Pre-Master's Leveling Program

Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Teaching STEM in Deaf Education

Students in the MS in Education of the Deaf program can add this certificate in Teaching STEM in Deaf Education by taking three additional courses and a focused practicum teaching STEM content to deaf/hard of hearing students in diverse learning environments. Certified teachers of the deaf who are currently teaching STEM content can also earn this 15-credit hour certificate by completing online coursework and a mentored clinical practicum experience. A minimum of intermediate level sign skills is required.

Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Bilingual Speech-Language Pathology

Bilingual students in the MS in Speech-Language Pathology program can add this certificate in bilingual SLP to specialize in services for English language learners for only a few more courses.

Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Deaf and Hard of Hearing for the SLP

Students in the MS in Speech-Language Pathology program can add this certificate in Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) by taking two additional courses and a focused practicum working with DHH children. Practicing SLPs can also earn this 12-credit hour certificate by completing required online coursework and a mentored clinical practicum experience. A minimum of intermediate level sign skills is required.

Post-bacc Certificate in Multicultural and Diversity Studies for the SLP

Students in the MS in Speech-Language Pathology program can add this certificate in Multicultural and Diversity Studies by taking two additional courses and completing 75 practicum hours with culturally and linguistically diverse populations.

PhD in Health Studies with an emphasis in Communication Sciences

Practicing speech-language pathologists in healthcare can expand their academic and research career opportunities with a PhD in Health Studies with 15 credit hours in communication sciences from Texas Woman’s.

PhD in Special Education with an emphasis in Communication Sciences

Practicing speech-language pathologists or deaf educators can expand their academic and research career opportunities with a PhD in Special Education with 15 credit hours in communication sciences from Texas Woman’s.

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