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Speech-Language Pathology in Downers Grove

The Speech-Language Pathology Program at Midwestern University matriculated its inaugural class in the Fall of 2013. Students benefit from an enthusiastic faculty dedicated to the professional development of the next generation of speech-language pathologists, in addition to new academic and clinical facilities. Classrooms and laboratories incorporate the latest teaching technologies, including the use of virtual clinical cases, standardized patient encounters, iPads, and more.  Students will complete initial practica in the new MWU Multispecialty Clinic in Downers Grove. This facility features state-of-the-art instrumentation, research laboraties, and clinical treatement facilities in one location to optimize student learning and client outcomes. Graduates of the MWU Speech-Language Pathology Program will be prepared to launch dynamic careers in their choice of healthcare or educational arenas. 

Program News

Speech-Language Pathology Program Open House  IL

The new Speech-Language Pathology Program on the Downers Grove Campus will host an open house for prospective students on December 12th from 1:00 to 3:30 PM.  More ››

Speech-Language Students Show Support for Children at Apraxia Walk  IL

Midwestern University Speech-Language Pathology students recently showed their support and raised money to help children with apraxia.  More ››

Community Invited to Annual Health Fair  IL

Midwestern University (MWU) invites area residents to visit the annual Community Health Fair on Saturday, October 4th from 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at the Downers Grove Park District Recreation Center, 4500 Belmont Road, Downers Grove, Illinois.  More ››

Midwestern Invites Community to Health Fair, Offers Free Flu Shots  IL

The entire community is invited to Midwestern University to participate in a free Community Health Fair on Saturday, September 29th from 9:00 AM to 12:00 NOON. The event will be held at the Midwestern University campus, located at 555 31st Street in Downers Grove.  More ››

Midwestern University Presents Littlejohn Awards  IL

Midwestern University recently inducted three new members into the Littlejohn Society. The Littlejohn Award is the highest honor bestowed by the University and is presented each year to one faculty member, one staff member, and one alumnus who best embody the qualities of service and commitment to the University.  More ››

Midwestern Earns Spot on National Honor Roll for Commitment to Community Service  AZ IL

As a testament to Midwestern University’s commitment to community service, the University once again earned a spot on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.  More ››