Communication Disorders and Sciences Requirements
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Students of communication disorders and sciences study the science behind communication problems and their development. They learn about the origin, anatomy, and physics of communication disorders, and learn how to treat children and adults and use what they learn to come up with new strategies and technologies for diagnosis and rehabilitation.
Communication Disorders and Sciences Careers
The career trajectory of people with a Communication Disorders and Sciences degree appears to be focused around a few careers. The most common career that users with Communication Disorders and Sciences degrees have experience in is Speech Language Pathologist, followed by Audiologist, Nanny, Psychiatric Technician, Teacher Assistant, Receptionist, Medical Secretary, Special Education Teacher, Real Estate Agent, and Bartender.
|Career||% of graduates||% of population||Multiple|
|Speech Language Pathologist||7.8%||0.1%||68.2×|
|Special Education Teacher||0.8%||0.2%||4.3×|
|Real Estate Agent||1.1%||0.5%||2.2×|
Communication Disorders and Sciences Salary
Communication Disorders and Sciences graduates earn on average $k, putting them in the bottom percentile of earners with a degree.
|Percentile||Earnings after graduation ($1000s USD)|
|25th (bottom earners)||-|
|Median (average earners)||-|
|75th (top earners)||-|
Communication Disorders and Sciences Underemployment
Communication Disorders and Sciences graduates are highly employed compared to other graduates. We have collected data on three types of underemployment. Part-time refers to work that is less than 30 hours per week. Non-college refers to work that does not require a college degree. Low-paying includes a list of low-wage service jobs such as janitorial work, serving, or dishwashing.
|Employment Type||Proportion of graduates|
|We are still collecting information for this degree|