Considering and Preparing for a PhD
Considering a PhD
Report of the 2008 Joint Ad Hoc Committee on PhD Shortages in Communication Sciences and Disorders [PDF]
This 2008 report on the status and future plans for addressing the PhD shortage in the discipline features an Executive Summary, a report of outcomes and impact achieved to date, and a 2009–2011 strategic plan.
Thinking About a PhD? Frequently Asked Questions
Get answers to questions you may have about pursuing a PhD.
Funding Your Education
Preparing for a PhD
Preparation for the Research Doctoral Degree
Doctoral study is viewed as a time to learn scientific principles and methods for conducting research. Learn about choosing a doctoral program, developing a plan of study, selecting a mentor, and establishing a research focus.
Get on the MARC
Take aim of your career in higher ed! Join the
Mentoring Academic-Research Careers (MARC) program and experience the power of passionate mentoring. The MARC program is designed specifically for PhD students and new faculty members.
Locating a PhD Program
Doctoral Programs in Communications Sciences and Disorders
EDFIND and search for "Doctoral Programs." As you input your desired program characteristics, select "Research Doctorate" as the doctoral degree type.