Strategic Planning

Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences
W123 Thompson Hall
The State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3202


Strategic Plan 2014 – 2018

Faculty Lines

A successful hire for Assistant Professor                              2014 completed

A Clinic Supervisor permanent line


Clinic and Department Space Development

Obtained New Building Space                                             2013

Graduate Student Study Lounge refurbished                       2014 initiated  

Clinic rooms refurbished (paint/carpet)                              2014 completed

Clinic Library room                                                           2014 initiated

Develop a larger therapy room with video camera              2014 completed

Kitchen space to be refurbished                               

Storage Room(s)                                                                     

Preschool playground equipment

Office Space 



Clinic: IPADs vs clinic computers                              

ITAB cycle 2014-2015          

Update clinic room digital recording central recording system

EMR client record keeping 



Intro to CDS course for spring freshmen                             Spring 2015 initiate   

Cultural diversity instruction                                              Spring 2014 initiate

Develop Online Prerequisite course offerings                     

Restructure Freshmen Seminar Course

Senior Undergraduate Seminar Courses                              Initiated Fall 2014

Continue to explore content for graduate courses per assessment data

Accent modification clinic                                                   Initiating 2014-2015

Community Reach Out possibilities


Youngerman Clinic

Develop Additional Support Groups

Obtain appropriate APPS for clinic training

FastForward Therapy 


Revise Mission Statements

Department mission statement                                          Completed 2014

Youngerman Clinic

CDS Student Association


Professional Development

Sponsor Annual ASHA CEU Conference                              Completed 2014

Online CEU offerings 


Financial Support

Silent Auction                                                                Fall 2014

Student Scholarships

Annual Department CEU conference                                Spring 204; 2015





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